Meet the Teachers  at Vestavia Hills - Cahaba Heights Elementary School (Vestavia Hills, Alabama)

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Katie Hicks
It is my goal that students develop an appreciation for the arts while exploring their own ideas and creativity. I think that art at the elementary level should be more "process-based" rather than "product-based." It is important to focus on teaching art techniques that are vertically aligned so that you can really see student artistic progression over the years. This allows students to feel comfortable enough to be creative and explore their ideas. We will practice using the Elements of Art and Princip ... read more