Sep 9, 2014

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Use Sticky Notes to Keep Your Planni...

Use Sticky Notes to Keep Your Planning On Track

If you’re having trouble keeping lesson planning under control, I...

Sep 8, 2014

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The Secret to Getting Out the Door W...

The Secret to Getting Out the Door When the School Day Ends

Editor’s Note: As you know, the beginning of the school year can get...

Aug 12, 2014

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Get to School 10 Minutes Early to Sa...

Get to School 10 Minutes Early to Save Your Sanity

  I will be the first to admit that I used to be late to ALMOST...

Jul 21, 2014

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Rocks vs. Sucks: Taking Work Home

Rocks vs. Sucks: Taking Work Home

Welcome to the third installment of Rocks vs. Sucks, the place for you to...

Oct 23, 2013

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3 Timesaving Tips To Try Today

3 Timesaving Tips To Try Today

As our schedules get more and more full with classes, professional...

Oct 11, 2013

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Whatchamadrawit: A Creative Drawing ...

Whatchamadrawit: A Creative Drawing Game for the Classroom

Are you looking for a versatile teaching tool that is fun, imaginative, and...

Sep 12, 2013

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Enlisting Students to Help with Arts...

Enlisting Students to Help with Artsonia

I am all about getting my students’ artwork safely (and relatively...

Aug 19, 2013

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When should art teachers go back to ...

When should art teachers go back to school?

With summer vacation dwindling away (or gone for some of you) a visit to your...

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...

Jul 3, 2013

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How Will You Spend Your Time This Su...

How Will You Spend Your Time This Summer?

Your big art show is in the bag, you’ve wrapped up the last lessons of...

Mar 18, 2013

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Lunch Ideas for Busy Teachers…...

Lunch Ideas for Busy Teachers… and a Lunch Pop Quiz!

If you’ve ever walked into an establishment around the lunch hour...

Dec 14, 2012

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How to Rejuvenate Yourself Over the ...

How to Rejuvenate Yourself Over the Break

Don’t forget to vote for your favorites for Art Ed Blog of the...

Dec 13, 2012

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Why You Should NOT Work in Your Clas...

Why You Should NOT Work in Your Classroom Over Winter Break.

I have always refused to work in my classroom over Winter Break.  Now, that...

Sep 15, 2012

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An Easy Way to get Your Lesson Plans...

An Easy Way to get Your Lesson Plans into Your Sub’s Hands

Most teachers would agree with the following statement; sometimes it’s...

Aug 13, 2012

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Manage Your Class with the Best Visu...

Manage Your Class with the Best Visual Timer Available!

  A timer can be one of the best investments an art teacher can make in...

May 24, 2012

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Accept the Clay Challenge

Accept the Clay Challenge

I must admit, a flaw of mine is waiting until the last couple weeks of the...

May 18, 2012

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Are You an Art Teacher Addict?

Are You an Art Teacher Addict?

Are you an Art Teacher Addict? Are you addicted to your job? Do you determine...

May 8, 2012

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Late Again? Coping with Tardy Teache...

Late Again? Coping with Tardy Teachers

Art Teacher Pet Peeve: Teachers are late dropping off and picking up their...

Mar 7, 2012

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A Faster Way to Display

A Faster Way to Display

I want to share with you how I can change out student art displays in under 10...

Jan 17, 2012

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How Do you Glue?

How Do you Glue?

I can’t believe I haven’t dedicated a post to glue yet, so here it...

Dec 29, 2010

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Art Teacher Timesavers

Do you feel like the school day goes by so fast, you look around and you have...