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NAEA Conference San Diego

by Cherie Tymkiw

Man, am I lucky! The spring break at my cooperating high school aligned with the spring break of Columbia as well as the week when the NAEA Conference was taking …

NAEA Conference San Diego

Man, am I lucky! The spring break at my cooperating high school aligned with the spring break of Columbia as well as the week when the NAEA Conference was taking …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Elementary School Blur

by Cherie Tymkiw

Wowza, where is the time going? I am right now starting my last week at my elementary school at Alcott College Prep in Lincoln Park. My cooperating teacher throughout these …

Elementary School Blur

Wowza, where is the time going? I am right now starting my last week at my elementary school at Alcott College Prep in Lincoln Park. My cooperating teacher throughout these …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Getting Schooled in Elementary School

by Cherie Tymkiw

Okay, so I have to admit, I wasn’t looking forward to working with the elementary students as much as I am with high schoolers. But…the elementary kids are a lot …

Getting Schooled in Elementary School

Okay, so I have to admit, I wasn’t looking forward to working with the elementary students as much as I am with high schoolers. But…the elementary kids are a lot …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Shaking Things Up in January

by Cherie Tymkiw

Ahh! It’s all moving from snail’s pace to lightning bolt speed in the blink of an eye. We had a three week lull from winter break until J-Term came upon …

Shaking Things Up in January

Ahh! It’s all moving from snail’s pace to lightning bolt speed in the blink of an eye. We had a three week lull from winter break until J-Term came upon …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

What Do Caravaggio and Seurat Have in Common?

by Cherie Tymkiw

Over the past few weeks, I have just completed the 30 required observation/participation hours for this semester at the secondary level. That’s fancy talk for the 30 hours you must …

What Do Caravaggio and Seurat Have in Common?

Over the past few weeks, I have just completed the 30 required observation/participation hours for this semester at the secondary level. That’s fancy talk for the 30 hours you must …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Demonstration Days

by Cherie Tymkiw

One of my favorite parts about classes in the Art Ed MAT Program is when we have classes in which our fellow peers do demonstrations. “Demos” are like a live …

Demonstration Days

One of my favorite parts about classes in the Art Ed MAT Program is when we have classes in which our fellow peers do demonstrations. “Demos” are like a live …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Work + School Actually Works

by Cherie Tymkiw

So, here we are at the end of September, the month for me that is a double whammy. I started back at Columbia full-time the same exact day as the …

Work + School Actually Works

So, here we are at the end of September, the month for me that is a double whammy. I started back at Columbia full-time the same exact day as the …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Last days, minutes, and seconds of summer.

by Cherie Tymkiw

Hello Marginaliers, I’m ready to share my experiences with you this semester as I continue the MAT program at Columbia College in Art Education. I hope within the following semester …

Last days, minutes, and seconds of summer.

Hello Marginaliers, I’m ready to share my experiences with you this semester as I continue the MAT program at Columbia College in Art Education. I hope within the following semester …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Learning Beyond Graduate School

by Ashley Saunders

Last time I wrote to you all about how quickly my summer has been going by. With my job starting teacher training next week, I think my summer is actually …

Learning Beyond Graduate School

Last time I wrote to you all about how quickly my summer has been going by. With my job starting teacher training next week, I think my summer is actually …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Ashley Saunders, ashley.saunders@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

My Ever So Fleeting Summer

by Ashley Saunders

I have some awesome news to share with everyone. My summer just got shorter, but in a good way!

My Ever So Fleeting Summer

I have some awesome news to share with everyone. My summer just got shorter, but in a good way!

Art Education (K-12) MAT Ashley Saunders, ashley.saunders@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

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