Classroom Management Resources

The past school year emphasized the value of being prepared for anything. Trauma responses are playing an increasing role in the everyday behaviors of K–12 art students.

Helping these students find success within your art programs requires adjusting your instructional practices to meet their needs. You deserve access to the support you need when you need it. The resources curated here will empower you to manage whatever comes your way.

FLEX provides an extensive library of standards-aligned art curriculum materials, designed to integrate easily with most learning management systems, that can be used online, in-person, or in a hybrid setting. FLEX gives you back your time so you can focus on the most important part of your job: supporting your students.

PRO is the only on-demand professional development platform that dives into everything from art mediums to classroom management. PRO contains relevant training and essential resources, so art teachers have the personalized support they need when they need it.

Be prepared for anything with these free articles, podcasts, and resources.

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Differentiation

10 Neat Ways to Group Students in the Art Room for Collaborative Projects

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Expectations

5 Strategies to Overcome Chronic Absenteeism and 4 Effective Systems for Art Room Catchup

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Expectations

Colorful Conversations: 9 Fantastic Resources to Enhance Communication in Your Art Room

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Classroom Management

The 8 Best Downloads for Art Teachers to Stand Out This Year

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Professionalism

8 Challenges This Year and How Art Teachers Overcame Them

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Relationship Building

What Are Your Most Hilarious Art Room Stories From This Year?

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Professional Practice

Exclusive New Episodes in the Art Room Only an Art Teacher Would Understand

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Classroom Management

24 Genius Ways to Use Leftover Student Art at the End of the Year!

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Classroom Management

8 Ways to Set Yourself Up for Success Next Year

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Physical Space

How to Make Good Use of Extra and Unwanted Supplies in the Art Room

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Engagement

Lots of New Creative Art Games and Activities Great for Testing Months

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article
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Classroom Management

3 Love and Logic® Secrets to Manage Art Room Behaviors With Less Stress

Art of Education Magazine & Media Article

Get FLEX + PRO in Your School

There’s no time like the present to make your colleagues and administrators aware of resources that will support your teaching practice. FLEX Curriculum provides thousands of standards-aligned curriculum materials that will engage you and your students, but most importantly, save you time! With PRO Learning you’ll be counting down the days to your next district PD day. With 190+ PRO Packs to choose from, you’ll have access to the art-specific PD you want and deserve.

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