Show 53: Tricia and Dave Fuglestad

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable we are dedicating the entire podcast to Tricia and Dave Fuglestad. Tricia usually podcasts with us. Dave, her husband, was involved in a serious motorcycle accident on August 2, 2014 that currently has left him paralyzed. He also is an educator in the northern suburbs of Chicago. Both are on leave of absence. There are a variety of things you can do to help out … [Read more...]

aRTs Roundtable 51: Get on Board: Reaching a Variety of Learners in ONE classroom

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable talk the variety of learners we teach, from gifted to self-contained, all in the same class period. How creative lesson planning and innovative scheduling can produce amazing results. Show Host: Brenda Muench   Show Contributors: Tricia Fuglestad, Jennifer Kolze and Carol Broos Leave us some feedback! Contact us with any questions or comments- … [Read more...]

aRTs Roundtable 50: Growth Mindset in the Arts Classroom, Growing UP!

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable talk about the growth we experience in the arts classroom. Since we have students for multiple years, we experience and thrive on the long-term growth of our students. How to create a long-term growth mindset and develop personal goals within the arts classroom Show Host: Carol Broos Show Contributors: Tricia Fuglestad, Jennifer Kolze and Brenda … [Read more...]

aRTs Roundtable 49: Going Low Tech to High Tech, the Growing Pains

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable talk about tips for starting technology projects in the arts classroom. There will be growing pains in the beginning. Some simple tips to minimize tech "fails." Show Host: Carol Broos Show Contributors: Tricia Fuglestad, Jennifer Kolze and Brenda Muench  Leave us some feedback! Contact us with any questions or comments- artsroundtable@edreach.us … [Read more...]

aRTs Roundtable 47: Thank You, Carol Broos

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable  the group thanks Carol Broos on her contribution to the arts. She retired this week from the Golden Apple Foundation. Tricia, Jennifer, and Brenda talk about how Carol helped and pushed them to share resources at conferences. An interesting talk about to become teacher's of teachers. Show Host: Carol Broos Show Contributors: Tricia Fuglestad, Jennifer … [Read more...]

aRTs Roundtable 46: Expanding Your Teacher Reach

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable  we discuss how to expand your teacher reach outside the classroom. It starts with our students and their work. The sharing and communicating with other educators on a personal level, leads to many more opportunities for you and your students. Show Host: Carol Broos Show Contributors: Tricia Fuglestad, Jennifer Kolze and Brenda Muench  Leave us some … [Read more...]

iDig Video #039: A Cool 90 Second Shooting Project & M.I.T Film Resources

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M.I.T. has pioneered free OpenCourseWare and the iDig Video team takes a look at their  Film and Video Course and some of the 22 different offerings including personal narrative video projects and cinematic storytelling. Also we go over a very cool "90 Second Silent Movie" shooting assignment that can be adapted for any level junior high or high school level class. And a new Google music tracking … [Read more...]

aRTs Roundtable 45: Creating the “Quiet Train” in your Arts Classroom

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This week on the aRTs Roundtable  Carol Broos discusses  her ride on the "quiet train," to work suggests do we, can we, should we have a complete silence opportunity for our students in the arts. Tricia Fuglestad talks about the blah, blah, oops video created by too much talking and not enough focus. Jennifer Kolze and Brenda Muench talk about how best they and their students work with noise and … [Read more...]