MoMA Workshop -Blocks Tell A Story

My Final Workshop at MoMA – Wednesday, November 14th Free and open to the public 25 people limit Blocks Tell a Story: Creating Narratives in Space and Time Led by toy designer and educator Karen Hewitt of Burlington, Vermont–based Learning Materials Workshop,...

Beauty and Poetry in the Everyday

These Sakir Gökçebag  images should be of interest to teachers of young children as well as artists.“Removing everyday objects from their customary context” and seeing the beauty and poetry in these images is part of young children’s everyday experience.   Dr....

Child in the City of Play

I left New York City on the last Megabus out before Hurricane Sandy hit the city. I have been in touch with many friends in the city who have been coping in various creative ways. Although most of the power is back on in Manhattan so many people are still suffering –...