Arts Education Demonstration Project of the Marin Community Foundation
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Teaching the visual arts section of the recent summer institute was a great opportunity for me to stretch myself and be totally immersed in something meaningful. It seems like our multi-tasking lifestyles offer so few chances to enjoy a completely singular focus. So the experience was gratifying for me in that…Continue
Posted on September 3, 2013 at 7:00am
I’m excited to share the work I did with the Kindergarten team in late October planning a Native American unit. Before the meeting I wondered if the timing of the project was connected to Thanksgiving, and if so, hoped to approach it from a fresh angle. It seemed essential to narrow the topic, as “Native American” is too broad a term for many different cultures and invokes a stereotype of people that inhabited this continent long ago.
We began the meeting with some questions: “Why…Continue
Posted on January 12, 2012 at 4:43pm