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Links to approximately 125 electronic journals, articles on issues in aesthetics, arts education, art theory, and visual arts, statistics, and assorted databases.

The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have. Every single teacher is concerned about his/ her teaching practices and the skills involved in this process. How many times have you wondered about a better way to teach the same lesson you have delivered to an eariler class? How often have you used technology to engage your students and improve their learning ? These are some recurring questions we keep regurgitating each time our teaching skills are put to the test. (Educational Technology and Mobile Learning)

Lowenfeld Lectures
• 2013 Award Recipient: Christine Marmé Thompson - Child Faber: Child the Maker  
• 2012 Award Recipient: Bernard Young - The Importance of Self-Identification in Art, Culture, and Ethnicity
• 2011 Award Recipient: Beverly Levett Gerber - Art Education and Special Education: A Promising Partnership
• 2010 Award Recipient: Enid Zimmerman - Creativity and Art Education: A Personal Journey in Four Acts
• 2009 Award Recipient: Olivia Gude - Art Education for Democratic Life
• 2008 Award Recipient: Elliot Eisner - What Education Can Learn From the Arts

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Barbara Laws
Barbara Laws is a veteran educator. She has been working as a Senior Coordinator for Art in Norfolk Public Schools in Virginia for the past 14 years. Before that, she served as the Elementary School Assistant Principal for 8 years, Instructional Specialist for 1 year, and Art Teacher for 18 years, all for Norfolk Public Schools. She has served the National Art Education Association in a number of positions: Distinguished Fellow; Supervision and Administration Division Director; National Convention Program Director; and Southeastern Region Vice President. She is also actively involved with the Virginia Art Education Association.

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