Strategies from K-12 schools, districts, and programs that are dramatically improving the learning process.
We share evidence- and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.
Offer students a creative, collaborative atmosphere similar to a Parisian cafe or artist's studio. Here are six tips for bringing the Left Bank to your classroom.
Here are just a few of the many opportunities that music offers for numeracy, literacy, creativity, and kinesthetic learning in elementary classrooms.
Creativity is a great way to quickly transition into summer and begin to relax. Teachers, check out these ideas for getting your art on.
Check out these strategies and approaches for bringing more creativity into the classroom and inspiring young artists.
By viewing films through the filter of character development, students can understand how traits and mindsets so often influence the choices that people make.
While most people fear public speaking, children can learn from a young age to recognize and embrace the empathy of the people listening to them.
In addition to teaching skills such as organizing and public speaking, arts education encourages students to take risks and helps prepare them for becoming courageous leaders.
From PBL to ZBL, Edutopia blogger Andrew Miller explores a new twist to project-based learning: the pedagogical benefits of Zombies!
John Maeda, President of Rhode Island School of Design, makes a convincing case for adding art to the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics curriculum - and turning STEM into STEAM.
Michael Michalko explains that everyone is an artist and that it takes belief and persistence to nurture this quality. He offers seven principles about creative thinking that he wishes he'd known as a student.
A game-based unit includes structures, themes, and mechanisms for trial and error.
At the Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy, in Gainesville, Georgia, students know exactly how they are smart.
At Bates Middle School in Annapolis, Maryland, arts integration has helped raise student achievement, in conjunction with other key best practices.
The internationally renowned innovation consultant calls for transformation, not just reformation, of public education.
Schools draw on the community to bring art and music to students.