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  • Integrated Arts

    I am a true believer that a better way to learn anything is when it is integrated throughout the curriculum, and students can see the relationship of art to some of the other content that they are learning. ...

  • In this webinar of the week , you will hear how Crayola can help you get started with these arts integration approaches! What is your school's approach to getting students future-ready? ------------------------------ ...

  • Greetings Barbi, Great question. It's great to know that your administration is supportive  and excited about art initiatives! That's a huge first step in the right direction. In regards to sustaining ...

  • Hello creatED Educators! I bet you've heard the question "What is STEAM" around your schools, or maybe you have even asked it yourself!  In our resource of the week , we explain that STEAM is more than ...

  • Hi Lisa, I use coloring pages for little early finishers and mandala for biger. It really works out :-) ------------------------------ Klevi Pove Teacher School ------------------------------

  • Hi fellow educators! Sometimes the leadership at my school is very excited about art initiatives at the kickoff of a new project or initiative, but then we lose momentum or focus. How can you successfully ...

  • I really liked this video - it is great to use when explaining  what art-integration is, and why it 's so important.  It's just the right length to make the important points without overdoing it. I wonder ...

  • Hi All!  The creatED resource of the week is our Building Creative Capacity video !  This video highlights how we can help enable  schools to integrate creativity into all different types of classrooms. ...

  • Better materials

    Hey there, My biggest challenges are time constraints (we have art 35 min once or twice a week) and also lack of supplies due to small budget, no sink, and no kiln. Does anyone have suggestions on how ...

  • Great resource!  I hope it is okay that I posted some of your ideas on our school website and gave a reference to Crayola.com.  I gave the tips to parents to help foster creativity at home. ------------------------------ ...

  • RE: After school club

    I have K-5th and open it up to 5th graders and if I have open spaces I will open it up to 4th graders. They don't pay a fee and we meet after school. Our music teacher meets twice a week before school ...

  • One of my biggest concerns is finding strategies for students who suffer from trauma. I am seeing this more frequent and students acting out in class due to this. Does anyone have strategies to cope with ...

  • RE: Introduce Yourself!

    Welcome to creatED, Leslie! :D ------------------------------ Brandon Roeder Arts Coordinator Creedmoor Elementary School of the Arts CREEDMOOR NC ------------------------------

  • Hello creatED Educators, I hope you all are enjoying the community! Our featured resource of the week is our Why Creativity Matters Workshop Handout .  This handout highlights the 4 C's of Creativity and ...

  • Hello everyone!  I'm from East Tennessee and I'm a Reading Interventionist!  I've always been a hoarder of all things art supplies!  I love pens, markers, and there is NOTHING like the smell of a new box ...

  • RE: Introduce Yourself!

    Hi there, I'm Heather and I own a silly number of markers. For me, colouring has always been about picking the colours and applying them in big colourful swathes, so I really do need lots and lots. My ...

  • RE: Introduce Yourself!

    There is power in creative learning!  This creatED site seems like the perfect place to share ideas and learn from others one swirl of color and a dose of inspiration at a time! My favorite color is Crayola's ...

  • It seems fun and exciting projects usually need fun and exciting supplies!  Grants, Grants, Grants.  I have written numerous grants and used the funds to purchase items not available for purchase due to ...

  • RE: Introduce Yourself!

    Nice to meet you! ------------------------------ Marly Parker Arts Integration Specialist/Drama Teacher Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School Waterbury, CT 203-574-8168 ------------------------------

  • RE: Introduce Yourself!

    Hello! My name is Marly Parker. I've been teaching for 23 years. I am currently the Arts Integration Specialist/Drama Teacher at an urban magnet school. My favorite color is green. My journey into education ...