6 Factors for a Successful Management Plan: AME 053

Classroom management is one of the hardest elements of being an art teacher. If you don’t have a plan, philosophy... View Article



How to Engage, Inspire and Create Art Room Magic with Sally Haughey: AME 042

On today’s episode, I’m talking with Sally Haughey from Fairy Dust Teaching. If you’re not familiar with her work, you really need... View Article



Perfect Timing: Solutions for Early Finishers – Art Made Easy 029

Do you get frustrated when your students rush to finish a project to work on free drawing or a coloring... View Article



Easy Management Tips for Creating Your Dream Class – Art Made Easy 012

Do your students blurt out at random moments during your demonstrations? Do you have trouble getting kids to listen or... View Article



Working Through Mistakes- Art Made Easy 011

If you teach art to children, no doubt that you’ve come across a child who is unhappy with their work.... View Article



Classroom Management: A step in the positive direction

Do you ever arrive at work with a new lesson plan that you are totally excited about? Then your students arrive with less-than-stellar... View Article

Perfect Timing: Managing your Art Class

It’s the question everyone wonders about. How do you teach an art lesson so every child finishes at the same time?... View Article

Prepping for Your First Art Class with Kinders (yikes!)

I received a question from a reader yesterday asking for advice. She teaches upper elementary and middle school but now will welcome Kinders... View Article

End of the year clean-up strategies

For many of us, the end of the school year is fast approaching. For me, it ended this week and if... View Article