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Character Counts in Life and Writing

Character Counts in Life and Writing

A person’s character is defined by his or her actions. People who do kind things for others are described as givers. People who speak ill of others are called gossips.  In fact, Matthew 12:35 says, “A good person produces good things from the treasury of a good...

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When Should Students Take a Computer Coding Class?

When Should Students Take a Computer Coding Class?

Are Computer Coding Courses Right for Every Student? Most parents would agree that children should learn how to use computer applications such as word processing and spreadsheets. But what about computer coding, or programming? And just what is computer coding anyhow?...

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The Top 10 Tips to Prepare Your Student for Art School

The Top 10 Tips to Prepare Your Student for Art School

If you have an art student (or you are one), then I know why you are here.  Perhaps you are getting a little nervous or confused as you look at the future of your budding art student.  You may be concerned about how he/she will get into college or wonder what should...

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Filmmaking with a Global Vision

Filmmaking with a Global Vision

Filmmaking with a Global Vision In the middle of the spring semester, usually in April, I teach my filmmaking classes from somewhere outside of the U.S. Last spring it was from Thailand. This year Holland. I've taught my online classes from Turkey, Spain, Finland, and...

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3 Reasons Students Should Travel

3 Reasons Students Should Travel

Research shows that educators consider travel a priority to raise students’ cultural awareness, and they believe that it has a positive impact on students’ lives. As an educator, but also as one who has traveled, I bring you my first-hand perspective of the benefits....

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