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  • RE: Introduce Yourself!

    Hello, My name is Rae and I am the IR teacher for 9-12. I have been teaching 15 years, all special education. I use art with my students as a way to express their feelings. My favorite color is Royal blue- ...

  • Hello everyone, WOW - what incredible resolutions! We cannot wait to see all of results of these wonderful goals. As a thank you for your participation, you should all have received an email from me with ...

  • Fantastic!  As a mother of a child whose elementary school artwork rarely found its way to the walls, I cherished the new art teacher who finally replaced the "selective" teacher.  She had a similar goal ...

  • Carla, teachers/artist do need to feed their artistic side, and sharing with your students is a wonderful way to build stronger relationships and inspire them to feed their own artistic needs.  Bravo. ...

  • Colors of how I see them

    Hi, My son is diagnosed with autism spectrum when he was three. He is shy . He is weak in expressing his feeling. However, he likes to draw very much. And, drawing/coloring allow him to express himself ...

  • We have a very special lesson plan to share this week! Our own community member @Marlene Biondo   shared a wonderful lesson plan that we think it is a great project for Valentine's Day ! Marlene used a ...

  • I wish I knew what to say! What I can say is that I learned so much from participating in the workshops that provided me with valuable information to incorporate the Arts into my instruction. The children ...

  • My new year resolution is to return all my students' old projects; set up my personal studio; display artwork from every child in the school at least one time; and create 2 personal pieces of artwork this ...

  • My big resolution is to work on National Board certification. All tips welcome!  I'm doing well on my other resolution which is to bring my own art back to the classroom. I like students to see the work ...

  • I hope to have some pics to share soon. I created a project to get Model Magic and after our unit on Black History, I plan to have students create a  pyramid diorama using the model magic. I am also incorporating more ...

  • Donors Choose has been amazing for our school!  I just got lots of Model Magic for an upcoming project. I can help anyone looking to get started.  Here is the project with the Model Magic https://donorschoo.se/e/yk2kaQBFaU ...

  • Good morning, Mrs. Godshall, I, for one, would be very interested in hearing about your project and  how your project is received on donorschoose.  Please keep us apprised! ------------------------------ ...

  • Funding Fridays!!

    Hello All! Have you ever wondered how to find grants that are applicable to you? Look no further! We have compiled a list of grants  (see attached) that are all focused on arts integration! This grant ...

  • Funding Fridays!!

  • I would try to create a project on donorschoose.com -- Mrs. Godshall Reading/Writing teacher https://sites.google.com/view/teamgps

  • I need some help in finding about 1000 boxes of crayons for United Way of Pinal County in Arizona. Hank Rausch Business Outreach UNITED WAY OF PINAL COUNTY, INC. www.unitedwayofpc.org Mailing Address : ...

  • Hello Usha, This is is a great goal! I found that actively creating artwork while teaching allowed me to empathize with students as they navigated the creative process. Maybe even consider bringing your ...

  • Hi, Usha, A lot of research and a whole lot of common sense tells us that we need to take care of ourselves if we intend to care for and teach others, so it's nice to see you honoring yourself and by extension ...

  • What a colorful idea, Janice--literally and figuratively speaking!  You've created a design with a clearly defined function as well as a delightful form.  In no way do I want to squelch your creativity, ...