August 2017 Blog Posts (7)

Begin with Writing

For most everything we do in school, students have two ways to demonstrate their understanding of a topic: verbally or through writing. With 100 or more students, back to school meetings, the crush of new initiatives beginning, and more, teachers usually start with asking kids…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 5:40am — No Comments

Teaching the Personal Essay



Teachers at all levels often begin the year having students write “a personal essay” in which they are expected to describe some aspect of their character brought out by personal experience. Others ask student to reflect on an influential person or perhaps a significant event from the summer and…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 5:32am — 1 Comment

How To Get More Money From your blog?

There are 3 tips you could do to get more money from blog from the sponsored post. These 3 tips enable you to get sponsored post faster than before.

1. Show yourself

You must show your photo in the gravator for getting a good impression from the advertiser. When they…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 5:21am — No Comments

Writing With Doubt

Many students struggle getting started on persuasive writing assignments because they feel they have to have a defined, provable point mapped out before they begin typing their first word. This mental block points to one of the most important reasons for teaching writing: writing is a vehicle for thinking and learning.

One master writing teacher who advises us uses analogous writing assignments to help students move past writer’s block. In this sample, she describes her approach to…

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Added by Lisa Grant on August 23, 2017 at 2:03am — No Comments

Sister Batten Productions Offers Exclusive Opportunity for Faith-Based Film Partnership

When it comes to the box office, God is good.

In 2014, David A.R.White produced and starred in God's Not Dead, an unapologetic, unsubtle Christian drama that became a word-of-mouth hit, earning $62 million against a shoestring $1.2 million budget. Today, the film—about a…

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Added by SPMG Media on August 12, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments

(W)rapper Tower in the Hayden Tract

Another incredible building by Eric Owen Moss. Construction is due to begin in October, at the corner of Jefferson and National.

Added by Scupine on August 8, 2017 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

VENICE ARTS FREE YOUTH MEDIA WORKSHOPS – FALL 2017

Since 1993, Venice Arts has reached thousands of youth through our award-winning Art Mentoring Program Free to low-income families, more than 400 youth participate each year at our center in Venice or at an ArtPartner site in other areas of Los Angeles. A low student-to-artist ratio assures educational excellence and visual, digital, and media literacy: all key to future success.

Our programs include photography, filmmaking, and multimedia plus comics, animation, and writing that…

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Added by Erica Rodriguez on August 1, 2017 at 12:19pm — 1 Comment

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