Director Tips – Rob Shaver: Handling Student Challenges

Director Tips – Rob Shaver: Handling Student Challenges

This week’s spotlight tip is from Rob Shaver at Tipton Middle School. Rob talks about how he handles today’s challenges and how he adapts to different situations in the classroom. Thanks for joining us and we hope you enjoy this segment from the Director Spotlight!...

Students From Arts-Rich Public Schools Score Higher

Children from “arts-rich” public schools score higher on expression, risk-taking, creativity-imagination, cooperative learning, and academic self-concept than children in “arts-poor” systems. ~ “Learning In and Through the Arts: The Question of Transfer,” Judith M....

Music Education Helps Students Solve Problems

“GE hires a lot of engineers. We want young people who can do more than add up a string of numbers and write a coherent sentence. They must be able to solve problems, communicate ideas and be sensitive to the world around them. Participation in the arts is one of the...