And by here, I mean standing in the North gallery at the American Academy of Arts and Letters lit by a glass ceiling surrounded by over 100 professionally framed pieces of artwork created by artists between the ages of 18 months and 50 years old.
For new teachers, have ALL your students draw self-portraits. For experienced teachers, have ALL your students draw self-portraits. See a trend here? Self-portraits teach us everything, and I mean everything, we need to know about teaching art and they are a good gauge of how we’re doing as art teachers.