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Ashley McDaniel

art teacher in New Bern

Results of Choice-based Art Education

PRESENTED ON MAY 05, 2016
IN NEW BERN @ VOL 3

Ashley McDaniel is an artist and art teacher at Creekside Elementary School in New Bern, NC. She received her BFA from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. Currently, she works in enamel, scrimshaw, and paints a whole bunch. When she is not making art or teaching, she can be found riding her bike or throwing axe’s.

 

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Children Of The Earth

BY JUAN AYALA
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 25, 2013

Juan Ayala outlines the special connection that humans all have by exisiting on this planet. In this presentation he takes us on a journey to look at various different aspects of different cultures. He encourages us to think seriously about our responsibilities to the planet.

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Ali's Art Studio

BY ALISON MARCER
@ VOL 10 ON NOV 21, 2014

With a degree in art education Alison Marcer has had many twists and turns in her artistic employment since her early teaching days. Since having children, her part time home based artistic pursuits have now grown into Ali's Art Studio where anything and everything creative has room to blossom. Ali spoke about her journey and her love of diversity within creativeness.

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Placing Children on Your Lap: the Art of Ventriloquism

BY MICHAEL MAYHEW
@ VOL 19 ON DEC 16, 2014

Michael Mayhew believes that Santa Claus invented ventriloquism. He shows us that all our pre-conceptions about the man have been completely wrong, and that in fact he’s a frightening being capable of controlling children. 

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Art School TN

BY ALLISON JARRETT
@ VOL 21 ON AUG 11, 2016

A discription and look into a start up Art School!

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She Who Makes

BY APRIL MANDRONA
@ VOL 21 ON SEP 24, 2016

April Mandrona is a new assistant professor in the Division of Art History & Critical Studies. Her research interests cut across several disciplines including Art Education, Gender Studies, and Children's Geographies. Her current work focuses on the development of ethical approaches to supporting the creative activities of young people.

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Early Design Education

BY DAVID MATTHEW DAVIS
@ VOL 141 ON NOV 24, 2016

David Matthew Davis, member of design team Racquet discusses an experiment in early design education taking place at Zukoland (a Tokyo based art school for children).

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My Autistic Son Blossoms with Art

BY JULIE SELTZER
@ VOL 8 ON DEC 13, 2016

Terese Giammarco speaks about her autistic son, his meltdowns, and how artistic expression helped him. She decides to quit her job and help her son blossom in his life, through art. 

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Creative Vision, Creative Voice

BY EMILY KASTNER
@ VOL 3 ON JAN 25, 2018

Emily Kastner invites us to join her in her experiences and passions as she encourages young kids in embracing their creative voice. 

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Healing Through Art

BY LINDSAY MARTIN
@ VOL 4 ON APR 05, 2018

It has often been said that life imitates art. But art also has the power to impact lives. Kalispell's Lindsay Martin offers a poetic and beautiful glace at the world of art therepy. It's not just the artistic process that Lindsay teaches but the importance of using art to express emotions and senses in order to heal and grow. 

"Art can heal the broken heart, if we only give it time"