Teaching Philisophy

As an art-educator, my pedagogical approaches have been informed by my experiences as an artist, leader, and tutor. From these experiences, I have formulated objectives and goals that I apply in the classroom. My main tenets are; to foster an appreciation of the visual arts through visual literacy and art making; enhance students self-awareness through critical inquiry and facilitate an inclusive environment through multicultural education. Furthermore, teaching responsibility, compassion, and empathy for others while building students self-confidence reinforces community building...(Read more)