Marge Dickinson wrote: > > I too am staying although I must admit that I didn't know what happened. I > complained to my local webmaster and darned if they didn't get Sprint out > to look at their lines. It happened that they went down about the same > time and they thought it was their fault. You can imagine I did a little > apologizing - but it did prove they were on top of things. > > On a happier topic, is anyone interested in "arts assessment"? We are > doing things here in Illinois. After working 25 years in the art trenches, > I have been working as a consultant to school districts helping them get > ready for assessment in the arts - as we (all four arts) are part of the > school improvement process and must be tested with site-based and developed > assessments. Many good things are coming from it although there was heavy > resistance at the beginning. If anyone is interested, let talk. > > Marge Dickinson > Galva > > Marge Dickinson > Galva, IL > e-mail: dickinsonm > phone: 309-932-2880 > fax: 309-932-8207I would like to know alot more about you information about assessment. I
have found all too often that if a child can't do something with art that
it is merely dismised and the child is just told to find another area
that he/she can do well in. I beleave that this type of thinking allows
children to ease through the areas that they should be working through in
order for them to creat a greater understanding. Just my thouhghs.