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A Few More Reasons to "Conduct" Your Own Genius Hour

During the weekend, I happened to hear two radio interviews with different¬†orchestra conductors that reminded me of the reasons I started to offer Genius Hour… 379 more words


Try Not to Traumatize the Children, and Other Goals I Have for Museum Education with Young People

The lessons museums teach are political. I am not only referring to the lessons “social justice museums” such as the Lower East Side Tenement Museum and the Jane Addams Hull House Museum teach, but the learning that happens in all museums. 821 more words

Independent Study

SP Project Preparation

With or without background for screen print?
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Art Work

Down to the Wire!

I have one paper (actually my final) for Environmental Biology — which species should I save?¬† I have the choice of the Lowland Gorilla (and I was very surprised to find there are two: Eastern and Western) and a Black Rhinoceros. 385 more words

Hard Work

5 Things You've Seen About University In Movies and Why They Are Totally True: Part 1

If you’re anything like me you have likely seen quite a few movies about the college experience or about university. Whether a romanticized drama like The Social Network or a slapstick comedy with no boundaries like Animal House, movies are an incredible way to help shape the ideas around the post-secondary education experience, both inside and outside of the classroom! 401 more words


Silkscreen Printing 

A screen is made of a piece of mesh stretched over a frame. A stencil is formed by blocking off parts of the screen in the negative image of the design to be printed; that is, the open spaces are where the ink will appear on the substrate. 387 more words

Art Work