I know it has been a very long time since I blogged. I think I ran out of new things […]
Archive for ‘arts for arts sake’
DESIGN, RHYTHM AND MOVEMENT: KEY COMPONENTS OF STEM
Entice, engage, enhance and expect results? We all know and understand that STEM education needs to be a part of […]
YOU DON’T KNOW WHAT YOU ARE MISSING!
IT’S THE ARTS! ENGAGEMENT! PASSION! CONNECTION! LEARNING WITH RIGOR AND PURPOSE! I am asked over and over again, how can […]
Is it Brave To Be Creative?
When I graduated with my Master’s Degree in Vocal Performance and began to embark on a performance career, I went […]
ART V. ARTS and CRAFTS
It is a constant discussion. It is therapeutic for children (adults too) to make things. Yes, it can be a […]
My Take on the “EDGE EFFECT”
Recently I listened to renown cellist Yo-Yo Ma give the Nancy Hanks lecture for The Arts and Public Policy […]
Full STE[a]M AHEAD!!
The discussions are endless. STE[a]M is this….STE[a]M is ….. I think the acronym thing drives people nuts in a way. […]
Working my nerves over STEAM
No acronym is perfect. We use them because of our excessive need to categorize everything. I suggest we accept the […]
IT’S NOT CREATIVE or SMART….IT’S CREATIVE AND SMART
As a student growing up, I remember distinctively the differences between my brother and I. He was smart and I […]
STEM plus the ARTS –
What does STEAM do for STEM? As a society that loves to jump on trends, often we […]