Friday , 19 January 2018
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New Hickory Museum of Art Exhibit Celebrates Artistic Contributions by Women

Inspire and engage your students with paintings, prints, drawings and sculptures celebrating artistic contributions by women during the past 120 years. HMA’s interactive tours will test their observation skills, critical thinking and expression of ideas, while supporting the NC Common Core and Essential Standards. WOMAN MADE covers Social Studies, Science, Language Arts and Art curriculum areas.

Click Here to download a 2016-17 Field Trip & Teacher’s Guide and Plan Your Visit Today.

Click Here for K-5 Correlations and Lesson Plans that relate to HMA’s year round exhibition, Discover Folk Art.

About Heather Mullins

Heather Mullins is the Chief Academic Officer in Newton-Conover City Schools. She is a North Carolina Teaching Fellow who spent 12 years as a high school English Teacher. She received her B.S.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Western Carolina University. Heather completed her National Board Certification in Adolescent Young Adult English Language Arts in 2002. She holds an M.Ed. in Academically and Intellectually Gifted from UNC-Charlotte. Heather has served as a Curriculum Specialist in Hickory City Schools, an adjunct professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and a Professional Development Consultant for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. She completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership through Western Carolina University. Heather is one of the co-founders of #NCed Chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. She is passionate about innovative practices, instructional technology, student ownership of learning, and supporting teachers. Heather serves on the advisory board for the North Carolina Digital Learning Plan, North Carolina School for the Deaf and Catawba Science Center. She is a recipient of the 2015 NCMLE Central Office Administrator to Watch Award. She also received the 2016 Don Chalker Award for Excellence in Educational Leadership. Heather is the proud mother of one son, Jackson.

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