Category Archives: Advocacy Idea

The Making of an Art Installation

Spring has sprung here in the Garden State, and ’tis the season for art shows and art installations!  I wanted to share some preview activities for the middle school installation, called “Tapped”.  This year’s middle school, Art is Elemental theme … Continue reading

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Happy Youth Art Month

Congratulations to my student, Emily Himles who had her work selected for the State Youth Art Month Exhibit in Trenton, NJ!

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when TRAsh becomes ART

The RMS Plastic Installations – JUNE 8, 2011 Inspired by the school-wide art theme, “Art is Elemental” the RMS students rescued plastic utensils from the garbage during their lunches from September to June. The dirty utensils were “thrown away” in … Continue reading

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Our Bowls are Full

Hunger in America. The statistics are alarming. For one in every six Americans, being hungry or without enough nourishing food is a real concern. For children, the current national statistic is even more grim – one in four children can’t … Continue reading

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Unbound

As part of the new curriculum I’m developing, I am including a visual journal component. It’s a full year, on-going assignment that allows for marking period, mid-term and final exam assessments. So that I can display student work throughout the … Continue reading

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