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ARTicle is our online publication which showcases work from around the state. It’s the perfect place to find out what is happening in other schools and get inspired. Browse the articles below or use the filters to find a specific article. Access to ARTicle is one of our member benefits.
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Digital Learning and Teaching in Victoria | DIGITECH and ICT across the CurriculumCritical & Creative Thinking, Media, Primary, Secondary, VCE Art, VCE Studio Arts
Join Catherine Newington from the Digital Learning Teachers Association and Art Education Victoria in a discussion on how the Digital Technologies Curriculum and use of...
BEYOND TECHNOLOGY: What I Learned About Students with a Disability from Remote TeachingCritical & Creative Thinking, Drawing, Secondary
Studio Thinking with Lois HetlandCritical & Creative Thinking, Primary, Professional Development, Secondary
The first edition of this bestseller was featured in The New York Times and The Boston Globe for its groundbreaking research on the positive effects of art education on...
To weave or not to weave, that is the (knotty) questionPrimary, Textiles
To weave or not to weave, that is the (knotty) question. This article will cover how, in an attempt to move past paper weaving with Year 1 & 2 students, I trialled...
Gluing on the Right Side of the Brain!Primary, Sculpture
Max Darby shares about creating collaborative public art works in a move towards sustainability.
Installation and Photography Unit Inspired by Andy GoldsworthySecondary, VCE Art, VCE Studio Arts
Year 7 Visual Art students at Eltham High School explore the work of Andy Goldsworthy and his unique approach when using natural and found materials in making ephemeral...
Helping a Child Negotiate Difficult Experiences: An Intersection of Education ￼￼￼and Therapy through DrawingDrawing, Primary
Many teachers can relate to the experience of having a student in their care who struggles with an on-going conflict, tension or personal issue that has arisen from what...
Teaching Art is EasyPrimary, Secondary
Sadly, for many of us, some people seem to think teaching art is easy. All that is needed are a few skills and techniques, materials, and everything ‘just happens’....
Abstract Sculpture Project at St Catherine’s SchoolSculpture, Secondary
In 2014, Year 8 students visited the NGV to view Inge King’s sculptural work as inspiration for making abstract ceramic sculpture.
The Ethical Use of Photographs in the School ClassroomEarly Years, Primary
The documentation of children’s work in the school classroom plays an important role in the development of positive identity for the child and their peers.
Belonging: Possum Skin Cloak Project, Heatherhill Primary SchoolIndigenous, Primary
In 2012, through the Artists in Schools Project, Heatherhill Primary School created a beautiful artefact, a Possum Skin Cloak, under the guidance of Aboriginal artist,...
Sustainability, Culture and the Arts: How do they work together?Intercultural Capacity, Secondary
One way that Green School is helping develop its connection with local communities is through our Visual Arts curriculum.
Bell Biennale 2015Intercultural Capacity, Primary
Every two years Bell Primary School puts on a school production. It has always been a huge success, but with two problems: it was primarily teacher driven, with the...
I Can’t Draw: Abstract PortraitureDrawing, Primary
Using continuous line drawing techniques with colour knowledge to introduce abstraction and ensure a sense of success “I can’t draw” - the comment all art teachers...
Sunflowers (Level 2)Drawing, Primary, Sculpture
Using Vincent van Gogh’s sunflowers to inspire the exploration of different qualities of two and three-dimensional materials for our new Stephanie Alexander Kitchen...
Bendigo students inspired by Visual Arts opportunitiesMuseum, Secondary
Arts Specialisation Program Coordinator at BSSC, Helen Attrill attests to the achievements so far. “One of the benefits of the grant has been the development of closer...
VCE Studio Arts: Photography as ArtMedia, VCE Studio Arts
Overall, I was very proud of what they achieved, considering that most of the students did not consider themselves very “artistic” at the start of this course. They...
Approaching contemporary art in your classMedia, Primary, Secondary, Spotlight
Contemporary art provides exciting opportunities for students and teachers; it opens up new ideas, reveals innovative approaches for making art, prompts inquiry and...
The Integration of Indigenous Art and Culture into the CurriculumIndigenous
Within both the context of both education and wider society, the inclusion and role of Indigenous art continues to be a contested area. Of particular relevance and...