The arts provide places and spaces for individuals to express thoughts, feelings and emotions. The arts allow us as teachers to develop creativity in ourselves and in others as we innovate the spaces within the curriculum, embedding learning in and through the arts.
This website is a space where resources and information can be shared with others who are passionate and interested in Visual Arts education.
Amy Newman is a District-based teacher in the research department of the Surrey School District, SD36 in Surrey, British Columbia. Her passions are innovation, creativity, quality assessment and student engagement.
Karen Steffensen's insight:
Great post on Benefits of Technology in the Music Classroom.
Mark Ronson at TED 2014. Sure, this might be true of music – it’s what Duke Ellington was doing with jazz – but it also applies to how all creativity works. Lest we forget, it was another Mark, Twain,...