Before taking a position at the university level i taught for eleven
years in several programs in grades 3-12. Some situations required
that i regularly make art work(s) so the students had a flow of fresh
ideas and demonstrations of techniquesl.
Honestly i can't think that it is appropriate to try to make work
while supervising most classes ... there must be exceptions to this
... but K-12 classroom teachers in any subject area certainly have
plenty to do without trying to be involved in the production of
Dr. John Antoine Labadie
Department of Art
University of North Carolina - Pembroke
"Anyone who has begun to think places some
portion of the world in jeapordy"