Oct 22, 2013

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Why It’s SO HARD to Keep Calm ...

Why It’s SO HARD to Keep Calm and Teach Art!

I’ve said this before, but each year it seems to ring true even more: It...

Oct 21, 2013

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Why Art Teacher Attitude is Essentia...

Why Art Teacher Attitude is Essential

You know the corny posters that say ‘Attitude is Everything?’...

Oct 21, 2013

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The Daunting Process of Going Under ...

The Daunting Process of Going Under Curriculum Review

Have you ever sat through a curriculum review process? If so, I feel your...

Oct 20, 2013

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Bubble Tests in the Art Room? Oh My!

Bubble Tests in the Art Room? Oh My!

It’s no secret that assessment can be a big controversy in art...

Oct 15, 2013

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Great Giveaway: Fused Glass Kit

Great Giveaway: Fused Glass Kit

{This Giveaway is closed to entries. Congratulations to Danica Willis who is...

Oct 14, 2013

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You Can Use Glass in Your Ceramics K...

You Can Use Glass in Your Ceramics Kiln (Who Knew!)

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a 3 day series on “Glass in...

Oct 8, 2013

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The 7 Essentials of a Successful Sta...

The 7 Essentials of a Successful State Art Ed Conference

I’m lucky enough to be able to attend a great deal of Art Ed conferences...

Oct 7, 2013

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New Class: Showing Student Growth in...

New Class: Showing Student Growth in Art

Just released: A brand new AOE class, ‘Showing Student Growth in...

Oct 4, 2013

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The Art Teacher’s Mantra

The Art Teacher’s Mantra

If you are like me, there are probably days you wonder “why did I even...

Oct 2, 2013

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Simple Storage Solutions for Art Apr...

Simple Storage Solutions for Art Aprons

Recently an AOE Fan asked: “One of my top pet peeves that I...

Oct 1, 2013

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Winter Course Schedule Released

Winter Course Schedule Released

If you are feeling the need to ‘cozy up’ to some PD this winter,...

Sep 27, 2013

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Video: How to Create and Use a Pictu...

Video: How to Create and Use a Picture Schedule in your Art Room

You may have seen your special education teacher use a picture schedule to...

Sep 27, 2013

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Using Digital and Traditional Portfo...

Using Digital and Traditional Portfolios as an Assessment Tool

. Download the presentation PDF right here or click the image...

Sep 20, 2013

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New Conference Presentations Release...

New Conference Presentations Released

We have recently released a whole slew of new presentations for the AOE...

Sep 18, 2013

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Learn Student Names Quickly with Nam...

Learn Student Names Quickly with Name Tents

When you see hundreds of students in a week, have a new roster every 7 weeks,...

Sep 10, 2013

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Great (BIG) Giveaway: Win an iPad fr...

Great (BIG) Giveaway: Win an iPad from Artsonia!

{This giveaway is closed to entries- Congrats to Amy Beumer who is the winner...

Sep 9, 2013

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The Real Deal: How Three Teachers Us...

The Real Deal: How Three Teachers Use Artsonia in their Classrooms

Editor’s Note: This week, we’re talking all about the fantastic...

Sep 8, 2013

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Winter 2014 AOE Online Conference Re...

Winter 2014 AOE Online Conference Released!

      The next AOE Conference is here! After the success and...

Sep 8, 2013

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AOE’s Fall 2013 Conference Tou...

AOE’s Fall 2013 Conference Tour

Will AOE be traveling to a state near you? Check out our “Fall...

Sep 5, 2013

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Ugh. Another Boring Staff Meeting? C...

Ugh. Another Boring Staff Meeting? Come on.

Do you have any full day professional development sessions or meeting days...

Sep 2, 2013

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Pinterest for Teachers Has Launched!

Pinterest for Teachers Has Launched!

We all know teachers are CRAZY for Pinterest, and the folks over at Pinterest...

Aug 28, 2013

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How to Manage Your Crazy Kindergarte...

How to Manage Your Crazy Kindergarteners at the End of Art Class

Clean up in the art room is always chaotic, but during Kindergarten or 1st...

Aug 23, 2013

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The Secret to Writing Effective SLO&...

The Secret to Writing Effective SLO’s: Workshop Recording

Last night we held the first ever ‘AOE Online Workshop‘ entitled...

Aug 23, 2013

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Introducing AOE Workshops!

Introducing AOE Workshops!

      This year, AOE will adding a new series of web event...