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Clever Ways to Organize Curriculum & Vocabulary

There are many “hidden” parts of a busy art room that need artful organization! Consider how to organize curriculum, scope and sequence, learning targets, vocabulary walls, objectives, and more. Taking the time to organize these areas will help you troubleshoot when things don’t go as expected and fuel your teaching style and approach. Join Paula Liz ( and The Art of Education University for smart ways to plan, organize, and display these complex components. 


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Lindsey McGinnis

Lindsey McGinnis is AOEU’s Media Content Manager and a former high school art educator. She is passionately equipping art teachers to be successful in their classrooms and firmly believes that art is a safe place for students to explore and process the challenging topics and concepts around them.

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