IMG_0063 As Common Core instruction ramps up, it is important to find ways to integrate the arts to keep students engaged and help flex their creative and collaborative muscles. Common Core requires educators to use media as a teaching tool, and KQED Arts Education has a full library of resources that make it easy to integrate the study and practice of art into ELA, Science, and Social Studies curricula. Take a look at the presentation below for an overview of how and why to use media about contemporary artists as an integral part of lessons in all subject areas.

Make the Common Core Come Alive with KQED Arts Media 27 March,2014Kristin Farr


Kristin Farr

Kristin Farr is KQED's Arts Education Manager. She is the creator and producer of the Emmy Award-winning video series, Art School, which brings audiences into artists' studios to learn about contemporary art, and engages learners with ideas for new ways to get creative. She is also an artist and a contributing editor for Juxtapoz Magazine.

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