If you’re an educator or are somehow otherwise plugged into education policy, you’re familiar with the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). The standards have re-energized a national conversation around teaching and learning experiences that demand higher levels of thinking and real world application.
I was very lucky to have the opportunity to visit my sibling who’s working abroad for a few months. This was to be the beginning of a journey into art, I didn’t think I would enjoy or even know how to take. What’s more, it was an art journey I didn’t expect to have.