Top 10 Reasons Why Art is Good for Kids - though I would worded the 'big business' one differently - for usually creatives work in spurts on contract in gaming and video - and the 'business' of art i.e. big boys determining what is art - is irrelevant and irreverent to me Art Classroom, Big Business, Art Advocacy, Kids Videos, Tops 10, 10 Reasons, Art Videos For Kids, Art Education, Validation Reasons
Why does art matter? Intellect's Visual Arts supplement
Social media is very visual these days. How did this happen? Check out this great infographic. (it's visual!) Social Media Trends: Visual is the new Black #WEEKENDPepRally #SocialMedia Social Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Visual Content, Media Infographic, Visual Social, Socialmedia, Business, Shift, Medium
SO true. If you have kids or are a kid (either on paper or in your heart), you definitely need to immerse yourself in the arts. Whether it be music, theater, painting, etc., you gain so much from and are able to give all of the above back ten fold. What are you waiting for?? Get creative!!! Make Art, Art Advocacy, Schools, Positive Behavior, Encouragement Positive, Art Posters, Art Education, Music Lessons, Art Projects
Many times, art teachers defend art education by saying that it raises test scores, keeps kids in school, or improves student performance in "core" academic areas. This may all be true, but the visual arts teach important "habits of mind" that can't be learned in traditionally "core" academic areas. Art Classroom, Ideas, Art Teachers, Artists Habits, Art Lessons, Texas Art, Art Education, Art Teaching, Art Rooms
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Evolutionary biology, neurodevelopment and art expression; why art is important to health and well-being, including trauma recovery. Art work-- Cathy Malchiodi, 2010.
Why Arts Education Is Important
Why Arts Education Is Important | thinktanK12 Blog
"How Schools Benefit from a Strong Arts Program, How the Arts Humanize Learning Environments, Art Education and School Reform." This is the thrid PDF on this page - you have to open it up in order to read it. Art Classroom, Art Advocacy, Art Lessons, Art Programs, Art Human, Art Inspiration, Art Curriculum, Art Education, Art Art
Art Inspired / Art Advocacy
" The Arts Make the Grade, Why the Arts Are Basic to Education, Interdisciplinary Learning and the Arts." (This is the second PDF on the page -you can only view it by opening it up.) Art Classroom, Teachers Extravaganza Teaching, Lessons Art Posters, Art Advocacy, Resources Art Teachers, Art Inspiration, Advocacy Art, Teaching Art, Art Education
Art Inspired / Art Advocacy
A Visual Arts Educator is...
My infographic based on Lowenfeld's stages of Artistic Development...except the only problem is, it is so accurate in terms of anyone over 10 years old these days. Art Education Advocacy Misc, Art Therapy, Lowenfeld Staging, Artists Development, Art Class, Art Resources, Art Staging, Art Integration, Art Rooms
My infographic based on Lowenfeld's stages of Artistic Development
A summary of Research that can help convince your school that art teachers need PD that is relevant!! Be proactive and share why you are sick of sitting in math meetings.
Art and music education are important!
I want this poster where everyone can see it in the school--saw