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Design for Safety

Can you see the important sign on the wall? I may have helped by centering it within the composition. The sign I want you to focus your attention on describes the evacuation of the room during an emergency. If you were not familiar with the room, would you find this sign quickly among the other […]

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Quotes Supporting the Arts

The Arts can help students become tenacious, team-oriented problem solvers who are confident and able to think creatively. Arne Duncan, Former U.S. Secretary of Education In the push for quality math, science, technical, humanities, and other programs, please be sure that the arts are not ignored or pushed to one side. Provide your political support […]

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Habits of Mind

The instigation While considering an art classroom strategy book “Studio Thinking 2: The Real Benefits of Visual Arts Education” by Lois Hetland, I had come across a customer’s review which stated that though this particular art pedagogy book was “a great resource” it was “not an honest representation of the arts programming in this … […]