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16
Mar

We’re Throwing a Party

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March is Arts Education Month, a time when we advocate for the importance of art in our schools and celebrate the impact Art in Action makes every day to over 50,000 students in nearly 200 schools. While those are impressive numbers, there are still millions of students without access to a visual arts program of […]

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16
Mar

Art in Action at the ASCD conference in Houston this week!

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Join us as we head to the Lone Star State for the 70th annual ASCD Conference on March 21-23, 2015 in Houston, Texas, to showcase Art in Action to over 10,000 educators nationwide.   Kick back and rest your boots at booth 659 and learn how this program integrates with STEM subject areas and promotes skills […]

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16
Mar

Make Art in Education Month Every Month

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Here are some great ways to celebrate Art in Education Month at your school and make art in education month every month. Make art central to projects in science, math, language arts to enhance understanding. Art is visual, tactical, experiential, fun — and memorable. Invite your principal, PTO, and other supporters to take part in […]

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16
Mar

Free Art Lesson for Spring!

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This Spring, explore the beauty of friendships with a fun art project creating 3-D flowers based on Spanish artist Pablo Picasso’s Hands With Flowers, also known as Bouquet of Peace. Use this versatile project to celebrate Spring Equinox (March 20), National Craft Month (March), Easter (April 5), and Earth Day (April 22) with your students! […]

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