Tag Archives: creative process

Intrinsic Motivation Means Student Engagement

When students create art about things they are learning, we call that arts integration. This approach to teaching routinely works to engage ALL children in a classroom in learning, something that is clearly not true of the “drill and kill” … Continue reading

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Safety and Risk

Playful risk-taking is at the heart of learning, and teachers have to become experts at creating a safe environment for students to experience discovery and invention. The challenge is to build a chain of successes that lead students to create beautifully crafted and meaningful work. Continue reading

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