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You Can't Have STEM without STEAM: The Great Debate | College Station Piano Teacher

STEM, or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math is a movement in which educators and policymakers are pushing for children in schools to focus their attention on the technological and engineering fields as career choices. 556 more words

Music Education

Once More, With Feeling

In November of 2014, the New Mexico Art Education Association bestowed on me a singular privilege and honor: the Max Coll and Catherine Joyce Coll Award for Arts Education. 399 more words


#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-23-15

Painting involves chemistry. Sculpture requires an understanding of geometry, gravity, and–in the case of the human form as subject–anatomy. Music is math brought to life. Why then, do we sometimes view arts education as less than essential to developing well-rounded students? 564 more words

Susana Martinez

So - what is it you actually do up there?

This was the question my mother asked when I said I was off once again to North Wales to do crazy stuff with Clwyd Theatr Cymru Theatre for Young People – the community strand of Theatr Clwyd.  1,799 more words

About Performing

Ceramics Lessons and Management Tips

This week was a Ceramic-stravaganza! Check out my favorite ceramics lessons and management tips posts in the links below:

Ceramics Lessons

 Ceramic Zoo Animals & Paper Habitats… 39 more words

Art Education

Ceramics Management Tip: Glaze Storage & Distribution

IN our county many elementary art teachers use paint stations at each table to manage tempera paint. I thought the idea of a station where students have access to multiple colors of glaze would be useful, so I created these small glaze trays for each of the tables in my classroom. 398 more words

Art Education


I met a young artist the other day.  Keoki came to my studio because he had done some welding with his grandfather and was interested in seeing what I was doing and the equipment I had on hand. 140 more words

Art All Around You