TEACHING

  • Claymation project, ARE 2456 Digital Media in Art Education (2011)

    Claymation project, ARE 2456 Digital Media in Art Education (2011)

  • Playing Art Postcard Games in ARE 4242 (2010)

    Playing Art Postcard Games in ARE 4242 (2010)

  • Build the Tallest Tower Challenge, Online MA Students attending Summer Studios (2012)

    Build the Tallest Tower Challenge, Online MA Students attending Summer Studios (2012)

  • Brooks and his Art Buddy - Glen Springs Afterschool Art Club (Fall 2011)

    Brooks and his Art Buddy - Glen Springs Afterschool Art Club (Fall 2011)

  • You're Messin With My Heart ~ Exploring Watercolor Techniques in ARE4242 (2012)

    You're Messin With My Heart ~ Exploring Watercolor Techniques in ARE4242 (2012)

  • Claymation Project in ARE 2456 Digital Media in Art Education

    Claymation Project in ARE 2456 Digital Media in Art Education

  • Hat Day in ARE 4242 (2011)

    Hat Day in ARE 4242 (2011)

  • Community Maps Project at Duval Elementary School (2008)

    Community Maps Project at Duval Elementary School (2008)

  • What's in Your Art Teacher Toolbox?

    What's in Your Art Teacher Toolbox?

  • Lindsey's MA Project in Lieu of Thesis Defense, Spring 2011

    Lindsey's MA Project in Lieu of Thesis Defense, Spring 2011

  • Caps of Some FALL 2012 Fall MA Graduates of our online program

    Caps of Some FALL 2012 Fall MA Graduates of our online program

  • Styrofoam Printing in ARE 4242 (2009)

    Styrofoam Printing in ARE 4242 (2009)

  • 10 Things Every Art Teacher Should Know About Assessment

    10 Things Every Art Teacher Should Know About Assessment

  • Cutting a Lino Block in ARE 4242 (2009)

    Cutting a Lino Block in ARE 4242 (2009)

  • UF Online Art Education Faculty, 2013 NAEA Conference

    UF Online Art Education Faculty, 2013 NAEA Conference

  • "Make Your Mark" at Art Bash (2013)

COURSES I TEACH @ THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
I teach the following courses on an annual basis.

ARE 4314: Art Education for Elementary Schools (syllabus pdf) (lecture schedule pdf)
This course assists the preservice classroom teacher in developing basic skills and knowledge in art and art teaching at the elementary level.

ARE 4242: Teaching Art: The Study of Practice (syllabus pdf)
The study of art teaching practices in the public schools.  Emphasis is on art curriculum planning, motivational strategies, art room management and alternative assessment in art.

ARE 6049: History of Teaching Art (syllabus pdf)
History of the theory and practice of teaching art.

ARE 6148: Curriculum in Teaching Art (syllabus pdf)
A survey of historical and contemporary theories of the design and implementation of art curricula.  Emphasis on the ‘backward design’ model of curriculum development.

I teach the following courses periodically.

ARE 2456 Digital Media in Art Education (syllabus pdf)
An introduction to the use of digital media in the fields of art and art education.

ARE 4940  Student Teaching in Art Education
Supervised teaching over a period of eleven weeks in an Alachua County public school art classroom.