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Seven Things I Have Learned as an Art Teacher

As I begin my 9th year as a High School Art Teacher, I took some time to look back at all of the experiences I have had along the way.  I am starting this year at my 4th different school district and my 4th different classroom.  I have started unpacking the boxes and the distracted reminiscing that comes with finding old documents and old projects. Although that part is fun, it doesn’t really help me get a good start at my new school.

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Artist in the Making

Now that Heather has had a chance to introduce herself, I will take a swing at it.  I am Aaron, the “Captain” part of Captain Wells.  The origins of that nickname is a long (and old) story that I’m not sure many people remember at this point.  Though there are a significant number of people from college who don’t know my actual name, and just knew me as Captain.

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