Anne Harris Wilcox created Active Learning Games with the belief that movement is key to learning. In collaboration with Rochester artist and designer Jim Barbero, she has created all of ALG's activities and games with this in mind.
Anne just published an article on keeping creativity at the forefront in the classroom. You can read it on STEAMed Magazine (p42).
Anne's been busy. She attended the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) Conference in DC in October, 2016, where she received the Outstanding Leadership Award from New York State Dance Education Association (NYSDEA). She was also a vendor for ALG, conducted the State Affiliates Meeting, participated in a panel discussion (Putting Dance 2050's Vision Statement into the Classroom), and led a Graduate 2050 discussion.
|Chandra McCloud-Glover of Northwest School of the Arts (Charlotte, NC) discovering Build Your Own Body. BYOB was a huge hit at the conference. Dance educators from all across the country see so many uses for ALG's tactile, kinetic way to learn about muscles and bones.|
|Check out the newest offering from ALG, Bone-Apart. Building on the concept of Build Your Own Body, Bone-Apart is a set of Magnetic bones that can be used in many ways to learn about bone structure. Learn more!|