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It's summer break for my kiddos! Instead of spending time in the tablets and electronics, my daughter likes to walk around my garden and landscaping, finding random sticks and stones and attempting to mix "potions" with rain...
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Art Games and Activities: May's Stepping Stones
Click here to view the article in Arts & Activities Magazine! Throughout
the school year, you spend a majority of time in your classes discussing
artists, cultures, concepts, and history, on top of creating projects inspired
by those ideas.  Having a variet...
Click here to view the article in Arts & Activities Magazine! Throughout the school year, you spend a majority of time in your classes discussing artists, cultures, concepts, and history, on top of creating projects inspire...
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Reflections of an Art Education Blogger
See all those smiling faces in the photo?  Everyone in this picture is a blog author.  This is just a small chunk of all the amazing art educators who share their expertise on their own personal blogs.  This picture was taken during the Art of Education's B...
See all those smiling faces in the photo? Everyone in this picture is a blog author. This is just a small chunk of all the amazing art educators who share their expertise on their own personal blogs. This picture was taken...
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Art Gems to Visit in Chicago
So you're at the NAEA convention in Chicago, and you have some down time.  What is there to do? I've collected a list of artsy places you can visit around Chicago that are either free or inexpensive.  If you're an art history nerd like me, I'm hoping you ge...
So you're at the NAEA convention in Chicago, and you have some down time. What is there to do? I've collected a list of artsy places you can visit around Chicago that are either free or inexpensive. If you're an art history...
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Children’s Book Series that Inspired Great Art Projects: February's Stepping Stones
Click here to view the entire article in Stepping Stones in the Arts and Activities magazine. With the ELA common core standards, more art educators are
attempting to incorporate literature within their curriculum.  From artist series to popular fictional
c...
Click here to view the entire article in Stepping Stones in the Arts and Activities magazine. With the ELA common core standards, more art educators are attempting to incorporate literature within their curriculum. From arti...
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One of my students has made it as a finalist for Artsonia's Artist of the Week! Please vote for JaNya104 in the 4th-6th grade category! You can vote once a day up until Saturday! Thank you so much for your help!
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Recharging Your Creativity in Summertime: June's Stepping Stones
For the full post, please visit Arts and Activities Stepping Stones. Burnout happens to any teacher in every grade level and there are some years that push us so much to the brink, we feel a loss of control with everyday tasks at work and at home. With poli...
For the full post, please visit Arts and Activities Stepping Stones. Burnout happens to any teacher in every grade level and there are some years that push us so much to the brink, we feel a loss of control with everyday t...
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Setting Up Your Art Show: April's Stepping Stones
Click here to view the full article from Arts & Activities Magazine! O ne of the many responsibilities we have as the art teacher is promoting student work with the community. Even though the task can be challenging, once the artwork is up and the attendees...
Click here to view the full article from Arts & Activities Magazine! One of the many responsibilities we have as the art teacher is promoting student work with the community. Even though the task can be challenging, once the...
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How to Follow the 2016 NAEA Convention from Home
The NAEA 2016 convention will be taking place this year in Chicago, Illinois from March 17-19. For the past two years, I was unable to attend the annual convention and I sat on the sidelines reading Facebook and twitter posts on all the fun activities I cou...
The NAEA 2016 convention will be taking place this year in Chicago, Illinois from March 17-19. For the past two years, I was unable to attend the annual convention and I sat on the sidelines reading Facebook and twitter posts...
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Preparing for NAEA's National Convention: March's Stepping Stones
Click here to view the entire article from Arts and Activities! I’m so excited for this year’s NAEA convention because it’s
taking place in my home city!   My first
convention was back in 2006 (which was also in Chicago), and my eyes were
opened to a world ...
Click here to view the entire article from Arts and Activities! I’m so excited for this year’s NAEA convention because it’s taking place in my home city! My first convention was back in 2006 (which was also in Chicago), an...
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Could I please have a vote for my student, JaNya104, in the 4-6th grade category? Voting ends today!
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Mouse Paint with Kindergarten
It's time to start color mixing with the Kinders!  Painting with Kindergarten is scary, but with teaching responsible behaviors, it can be one the the best classes ever.  Kindergarten students always ask in the beginning, "When are we gonna paint?????"  Aft...
It's time to start color mixing with the Kinders! Painting with Kindergarten is scary, but with teaching responsible behaviors, it can be one the the best classes ever. Kindergarten students always ask in the beginning, "Wh...
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Elementary Art Educator, Mom, Artist, and Advocate for the Arts
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Mother, Artist, Elementary Art Educator (NBCT), and Advocate for the Arts (Focus in Drawing/Illustration, Painting, Sculpture, Fiber Arts, and Photography)
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