Process Art: Every Child is an Artist

by Audrey Rowland MS, MBA

Paint and paper are just the beginning of art enrichment in your classroom. In this course, the successful early educator will analyze the benefits of creative art, Process Vs. Product art, and creating an art area within their classroom. Early educators will come away with an understanding of how to develop and engage in meaningful ways during creative art play.

What's included?

  • PowerPoint Presentation
  • Certificate of Completion

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding how art experiences are vital for children to have on a daily basis
  • Look at the world around children to see art in every day experiences and surroundings
  • Understanding effective uses of the environment and how to use that to create art experiences
  • How to create time daily for open art experiences that can be in both group and individual experiences
  • Looking at the safety of art materials and how to determine how materials are used for creative expression

Course Requirement

This course provides 1.0  hours of professional development for early childhood educators.

Participants are required to view the complete virtual training and complete the quiz. Participants must receive a score of 80% or higher to receive credit for this course.  

Course certificates are emailed upon successful completion of the full training and quiz.

Meet the instructor

Audrey Rowland

Audrey Rowland has over 15 years of experience as an early childhood professional. Drawing from her expertise as a teacher and administrator, Audrey creates resources and provides professional development for early educators, administrators, parents, and policy-makers.

Audrey is grounded in theory and practice that emphasizes developmentally appropriate practice and high-quality early education. She provides a number of content areas with a focus on classroom implementation. She is an engaging speaker and trainer, translating information into application and inspiring teachers and professionals.

Audrey earned a MS from the University of North Texas in Child Development and Family Studies and a MBA from Texas Woman’s University. Audrey is a Master Trainer with the Texas Early Childhood Professional Development System (#1743)
Patrick Jones - Course author