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Greetings fellow artists & instructors! Happy to be a new addition to this online community.My Integrating Art History Class doesn't start until May...is there anything required or specific I must do before then? Does anyone know? Thanks! -JakeSee More
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Holly Coley replied to Jessica Balsley's discussion Welcome to the community!
"My name is Holly Coley. I am very new to teaching. As part of my current artist residency I am a teaching artist  in after school programs on a volunteer basis. In the last few weeks we have introduced our 2nd graders to Oldenburg, clay…"
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"Use acrylic paint and varnish it. It will last a long time! "
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Calling all experienced teachers! What do you do if your student calls you names?

My students are wonderful but can sometimes act up. Last class a little boy called me fatty several times before I could believe it. My question is, how do other teachers deal with name calling from students? I'm new to teaching and would really love the advice.Thanks!!!!!See More
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Hi. I'm new here.

Greetings fellow artists & instructors! Happy to be a new addition to this online community.My Integrating Art History Class doesn't start until May...is there anything required or specific I must do before then? Does anyone know? Thanks! -JakeContinue

Started by Jacob Kriefall in AOE Classes 6 hours ago.

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Started by Jessica Balsley in General. Last reply by Holly Coley 10 hours ago.

outdoor murals 2 Replies

Does anyone have experience with painting outdoor murals on moveable boards? I have a tight budget and am wondering the best paints to use that are safe for kids and will last in the elements.Continue

Started by Jessica Saxton in Lessons. Last reply by Holly Coley 11 hours ago.

Calling all experienced teachers! What do you do if your student calls you names?

My students are wonderful but can sometimes act up. Last class a little boy called me fatty several times before I could believe it. My question is, how do other teachers deal with name calling from students? I'm new to teaching and would really…Continue

Started by Holly Coley in Classroom Management 11 hours ago.

Extended Artwork that Builds on Skills

Does anyone know about extended artwork?  This would be artwork that takes several weeks to complete but uses lots of skills to build up to the finished piece.  And I'm talking about elementary level art.  It kind of reminds me of "process art" but…Continue

Started by Anne Hembree in AOE Classes 22 hours ago.

How do you handle the weeks that students are working on an established project ? 3 Replies

Hi!I have been teaching Art to different ages for 25 years. I am in my 10th year teaching k-6. I see over 700 students a week, once a week for 40 minutes. On days that I am introducing a lesson I feel excited and energized. But my students can take…Continue

Started by Maria Bertucci in Motivations & Passion. Last reply by Anne Hembree 22 hours ago.

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