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Intro to Visual Arts allows students to explore artistic techniques

By Jamil Abed and Joseph Gutierrez Staff Writers When you walk into the Intro to Visual Arts classroom, pieces around the class provide an energetic atmosphere. The Intro to Visual Arts Expeditions course helps students learn different techniques and tactics in regards to art. “I chose this class because I love drawing, and I want art to be a part

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Course puts students through the behind the scenes magic of filming

By Judy Ly Staff Writer In the Video Production Expeditions course, students have the opportunity to explore the process of producing a film.  Through projects, such as creating a mockumentary and a silent film, students get to explore different roles and different perspectives on the behind the scenes magic.  Students are able to act as a director, a camera operator,

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Students show creativity in Expeditions

By Shawn Wilson Staff Writer Art is all about expression and personality, something the students taking arts Expeditions courses at Everest Public High School showed during Everest’s Celebration of Learning. Visual Arts Students in the Visual Arts course were tasked with creating art pieces that represented themselves and their own interpretation of an image. The students all created a picture

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Arts affect student learning

By Alexis Sanchez Staff Writer Some studies report that researchers see no evidence that arts affect student learning, while others report that they have seen academic improvement from students who are involved in the arts. A post showing “10 Salient Studies on the Arts in Education” from The Center for Online Education has an article on a 2002 report by the

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Students showcase diversity in their community by creating art pieces

By Andrea Pena Staff Writer Community and diversity are highly encouraged at Summit Preparatory Charter High School. Students enrolled in the Visual Arts Expeditions course show diversity in their community by creating pieces of art that illustrate their uniqueness as well as their dreams, interests and passions. Art is a diverse range of activities in which artists create visual, auditory

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Expeditions students explore their passions

By Cindy Aviles Staff Writer Expeditions classes allow students to explore many subjects they are passionate about. There were many diverse classes that presented at the Celebration of Learning on May 11, giving students and parents from Summit Public School: Rainier the opportunity to see what other students care about and what they have worked so hard on during Expeditions.

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