CWMF: Marta Interviews Neil Crone

CWMF: Marta Interviews Neil Crone
 

CONNECTING WITH MY FUTURE (CWMF)

Marta Machado  (14 years old) Interviews Neil Crone, film & TV actor (Little Mosque on the Prairie, Really Me)

READ MARTA’S REFLECTION ON HER EXPERIENCE

“Interviewing Neil Crone was such an amazing opportunity. I still can’t believe I was able to get advice from […]

By |August 11th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer
I have to apologize for not posting much recently. It is summer time, which means I’m busy wearing my ‘Camp Director’ hat at the arts camp I own. I was thinking about it and there really are a slew of […]

By |July 17th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

CWMF: Adrian Interviews Ennis Esmer!

CWMF: Adrian Interviews Ennis Esmer!

CONNECTING WITH MY FUTURE (CWMF)

Adrian Mark  (14 years old) Interviews Ennis Esmer, one of the stars of the TV Show, The Listener.

READ ADRIAN’S REFLECTION ON HIS EXPERIENCE

“Interviewing Ennis Esmer was an absolutely extraordinary experience for me, and getting the opportunity to talk with someone who has […]

By |June 11th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

5 Things I Learned From Ken Robinson

5 Things I Learned From Ken Robinson
Education expert Sir Ken Robinson is more than a New York Times bestselling author. He is a dynamic public speaker and leader in the development in creativity and innovation. Now a professor emeritus of education at the University of Warwick in the UK, he […]

By |June 8th, 2012|Featured|1 Comment

CWMF: Nate Interviews James Duncan!

CONNECTING WITH MY FUTURE (CWMF)

Nate Oppel (13 years old) Interviews James Duncan, one of the stars of War Horse.

READ NATE’S REFLECTION ON HIS EXPERIENCE

“After seeing War Horse, I was amazed at the skill it takes to operate the life-sized horse puppet. It was a great show and I’m glad I […]

By |May 30th, 2012|Featured|1 Comment

Special Preview: Nate’s Interview With James Duncan

Special Preview: Nate’s Interview With James Duncan

Enjoy this sneak peek of 13 year-old Nate Oppel’s interview with James Retter Duncan, one of the stars of War Horse! Full interview coming out Wednesday!

 

 

By |May 29th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Incredible Puppets of War Horse!

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Incredible Puppets of War Horse!

As you eagerly anticipate Nate’s interview with James Retter Duncan, one of the stars of War Horse, I thought I would share a behind the scenes look at the show. As I watched this TED talk video all I […]

By |May 28th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

Introducing…Connecting With My Future!

Introducing…Connecting With My Future!
There are so many kids who are truly passionate about becoming a musician, dancer, actor, or artist, but have no mentors or ways to move forward. There is such a gap between what young people know about careers in the arts, and the current reality. That is […]

By |May 27th, 2012|Featured|4 Comments

The Art of Problem Solving

The Art of Problem Solving
Convincing people of the importance of an education in the arts can be a tough sell. In 2012, math and science are heralded above all else and the general public still tends to overlook the arts. When a school faces budget cuts – music, visual art […]

By |May 22nd, 2012|Featured|5 Comments

The Joy of the Arts: An Interview with Michael Brandwein

The Joy of the Arts: An Interview with Michael Brandwein
Lisa: With shrinking arts funding, arts educators have been forced to emphasize how the arts can positively influence academic success. These concerns have come to overshadow the idea that the arts can have positive effects on many aspects of our lives […]

By |May 14th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments