I’m a grand-teacher now. After eight years in the profession, my first students now have students of their own. They’re wrapping up their first year and comparing notes on their … Continue reading Use the buddy system when entering the teaching pool
If your calendar is anything like mine, you’re probably just getting back into the swing of things after a couple of days of professional development, which usually means sitting in … Continue reading Where are you going with this?
Advanced art without prompting So, I see a lot of teachers looking for great prompts to use for their AP classes. A post comes across my newsfeed almost daily from … Continue reading Advanced art without prompting
When my students return from summer break, I can almost guarantee two things: they didn’t do as much art as I hoped they would, and the art they did make … Continue reading The Wheeler Rotation
Alright, it’s time to get back to it. I apologize for my absence, but for those of you who have been keeping track, I finished my master’s degree, my new … Continue reading We’re back in the saddle again!
The end can’t come soon enough, but I could use a little more time. As I discussed earlier, this has been a really chaotic year for me. As I am … Continue reading The end can’t come soon enough…
A recent exchange has been chewing at me all day, so I thought I would share it with you. Yesterday, I only had half my students due to standardized testing. … Continue reading Discipline, race, and responsibility
Artwork by Krystal Rodriguez I want to talk for a moment about gratitude. I’m going to go out on a limb and say that you’re a good teacher. It’s not … Continue reading Gratitude
Here is the link for the resources for my 4:00 presentation on Project Design for Authentic Artists. I hope to see you there.
Artwork by Krystal Rodriguez I’m sure if you’re an educator, you had some unique experiences this week. I saw every emotion under the sun in the last seven days. I … Continue reading What a week, huh?