Dec 19, 2013

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A Visual to Help Students from Wande...

A Visual to Help Students from Wandering in the Art Studio

It never fails. There is always one student in each of my classes who seems to...

Aug 15, 2013

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Survey Says…Student Inventorie...

Survey Says…Student Inventories Are a Hit!

Does getting to know your students at the beginning of the year feel...

Dec 28, 2012

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Is Your Art Curriculum Designed Self...

Is Your Art Curriculum Designed Selfishly?

I will admit : My first few years of teaching I was a selfish art teacher when...

Sep 12, 2012

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Insider Tips for Getting Great Subs ...

Insider Tips for Getting Great Subs (and What to Do to Keep Them Coming Back)

Being away from your room is difficult. Sometimes I’d rather come in sick...

Aug 17, 2012

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Using a Management Matrix to Develop...

Using a Management Matrix to Develop and Set Clear Expectations

When implementing your classroom management plan, do you ever hear, “But...

Mar 26, 2012

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Download the Summer Course Brochure!

Download the Summer Course Brochure!

What are you doing this Summer? Be sure to download the Summer 2012 Course...

Nov 17, 2011

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Great Link: Curriculum Planning Docu...

Great Link: Curriculum Planning Documents

I love a good planning matrix!  I even have some of my own that are aligned...

Oct 9, 2011

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Conference Presentation Download

Conference Presentation Download

I presented on “Blogging for Art Educators” as a breakout...

Aug 9, 2011

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Help Parents Promote Creativity!

Help Parents Promote Creativity!

A recent article in Parents Magazine caught my eye! The “Parents...

Aug 8, 2011

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Pre-Made Sketchbook Pages Download

Pre-Made Sketchbook Pages Download

A year ago on AOE I showed you how to make Sketchbooks on the Cheap with your...

Jul 21, 2011

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Lesson Page Makeover

Lesson Page Makeover

Extreme Makeover- Lesson Page Edition! Our Lessons Page was in desperate need...

Jun 23, 2011

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Planning Matrix Download: Grade Leve...

Planning Matrix Download: Grade Level Media

I recieve a lot of reader questions regarding planning out curriclum.  How do...

May 16, 2011

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Daily Schedule Download

Daily Schedule Download

Do you have a system in place that helps you organize your days and weeks?  ...

Oct 4, 2010

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Power to the Point

Power to the Point

Recently I posted this lesson on Kandinsky for 1st grade students.  You can...