What is Art: Welcome to the 2013-14 School Year

Woot!The first day of school is tomorrow; I'm so excited to see my kiddos again. ¬†This year is a little bittersweet because I'm really sad that I won't have my now-9th-grade students; they're off to high school. A few of them came by to visit me during meet-n-greet, and I was thrilled to see their… Continue reading What is Art: Welcome to the 2013-14 School Year

10 Practical Things No One Tells You about Teaching (Art)

The first year teaching is tough; this is both good and bad. On the one hand, everything is new and you are forever trying to find your groove. On the other, you are new, fresh out of school, and full of new, and probably awesome, ideas. ¬†Experienced teachers rely on the wonderful energy of first… Continue reading 10 Practical Things No One Tells You about Teaching (Art)