Artist-in-residency blends history, performance at Neb. school

02/19/2013 | Beatrice Daily Sun (Neb.)

Artist and teacher Fax Gilbert turns history lessons into performances as he travels the Midwest, inspiring students as they discover the fun and excitement of theater and history. During a recent stay at Paddock Lane Elementary School in Beatrice, Neb., fourth-graders became performers in the "Great State History Play," a production that covers subjects including pioneer living, the Underground Railroad and early schools. "They are going to learn Nebraska history and they going to perform and they will learn about body language and nonverbal communication," Gilbert said.

View Full Article in:

Beatrice Daily Sun (Neb.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Timberland Charter Academy
Timberland Charter Academy
Muskegon, MI