‘We don’t tackle art, we tackle hate.’ – BBC Young Reporter

‘We don’t tackle art, we tackle hate.’ – BBC Young Reporter

Young people you should be taught from a young age that this is their community they should have pride where they come from. When me and my friends walk to school we realised that there’s a lot of graffiti which isn’t necessarily good. If you get a jet wash, if we get a couple sponges, […]

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Exciting BRAZIL! Art and Crafts for kids. Awesome Music.

Exciting BRAZIL! Art and Crafts for kids. Awesome Music.

(lively music) – Hi guys, welcome to Little Aboudi. Today, we are gonna make the flag of Brazil. (upbeat music) But first we are gonna talk a little about Brazil. Brazil, very famous for football. Capital Brasilia. Language, Portuguese. Famous cities: Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo. Let’s draw the flag. So first, if it’s hard […]

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The Art and Science of Teaching

The Art and Science of Teaching

When I reflect on the last fifteen years of my career, I realize that my teaching has gone through a radical transformation which is best described as what Chris Dede calls “a seismic shift in epistemology”. The traditional approach of transmitting information to students I once employed has made way to social constructivist methods where […]

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The Art of Improvisation: Inspiration and Meaning for Music

The Art of Improvisation: Inspiration and Meaning for Music

So we’re going to play that combination in Cue F. Ready. The idea of learning to improvise is something that we all do. We’re born improvisers. So you hear people play bee-bop. theme I feel very fortunate to teach at Eastman where you meet a lot of accomplished musicians and the students here are terrific. […]

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Trailer | Secondary Art and Design Education with City Year UK | The National Gallery, London

Trailer | Secondary Art and Design Education with City Year UK | The National Gallery, London

The paintings, I really enjoyed looking at them and finding out about them. One of the paintings told their whole life story. I wouldn’t expect that. I wasn’t really into old stuff until I came here. Then… it changed.

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The Feynman Technique

The Feynman Technique

Feynman learning technique is effective full learning something new deepen your understanding of what you already know or helping you study for an exam the first step is to pick a topic you want to understand and start studying it. once you know what it is about take a piece of paper and write about […]

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Exploratorium Beginnings | Throwback

Exploratorium Beginnings | Throwback

The museum it has the social aspect. It’s like taking a walk through the woods, if you’re all by yourself, you really don’t notice a lot but if there’s somebody there somebody will point out a flower or an animal or a special tree so a lot of the noticing takes place because people stimulate […]

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Grand Slam: Performance Poetry Engages Students

>>Where does hope go when amazing grace becomes graceless and the only hands left to hold are sweaty and quivering in fear? Questions that come from two little boys…>>Narrator: Like Jesica, many students enter Global Writes as early as sixth grade or younger. The Bronx-based nonprofit pairs working poets with local schools. In 32 weekly […]

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GRIT: Traits that Matter for School, Work, and Life

GRIT: Traits that Matter for School, Work, and Life

Grit is a combination of character traits, such as self-control, passion and perseverance. Many modern psychologists, educators and parents now believe it’s more important for success in life than good grades at school or an outstanding intelligence. At a Stanford experiment in the late 1960s psychologist Walter Mischel put kids in front of one tasty […]

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Mysterious CHINA. Art and Crafts for kids. Lovely MUSIC.

Mysterious CHINA. Art and Crafts for kids. Lovely MUSIC.

(upbeat drumming music) – Hi guys. (speaking in foreign language) In Chinese. Welcome back. Today we are gonna talk about a bit about China. And also we are gonna make a Chinese hat and a Chinese flag. First, we are gonna talk a bit about China. China, one the biggest countries in the world. The […]

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