Art Uplifts Us! Abrakadoodle Announces Its Weekly Splat Doodle Challenge

Art Uplifts Us! Abrakadoodle Announces Its Weekly Splat Doodle Challenge

By: Rosemarie Hartnett How our lives have changed over the last few weeks! With schools shut down and businesses being negatively impacted because of COVID-19, many of us feel a great amount of uncertainly. This includes our families and certainly, our children. We believe that art uplift us! During this difficult time, Abrakadoodle announces its…

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Summer Camp Adventures Can Foster Fun & Learning

Summer Camp Adventures Can Foster Fun & Learning

While it may seem like children have just settled into their back-to-school routine, parents are already asking themselves, “Is it time to think about summer camp?” For parents, making choices for summer camp programs for their children can be daunting!  There are a number of options and sometimes some concerns. Is my rising kindergartener ready…

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Teachers Who Foster Creative Thinking Through Art

Teachers Who Foster Creative Thinking Through Art

As families are busy settling into back-to-school activities and schedules, teachers everywhere are also busy getting to know their new students. They are tasked with the important job of implementing programs that support learning and development in the students they teach. Teachers, who recognize the value of fostering creative thinking in their new students, also…

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Art Brings the Great Big World Closer to Young Learners

Art Brings the Great Big World Closer to Young Learners

One of the first things that young children begin to learn is how they are part of a community. They learn they are part of a family, part of their preschool class, part of their school and then part of the community they live in. Hands-on art activities that introduce children to different cultures from…

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The Power of Displaying Children’s Art Work

The Power of Displaying Children’s Art Work

What better way to demonstrate the importance placed on the creative thinking of children than by prominently displaying their art work! Teachers who organize art shows know the positive impact it can have on a student’s self-esteem. They know how it can build self-confidence and help students express themselves. These creative teachers also know that…

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