How do I start a Career in Teaching Art?

I find a Career in Teaching Art very interesting. For me understanding Why I want to choose a Career in Teaching Art is phenomenally more important than figuring out How to get into Teaching Art. My research about a Career in Teaching Art became a lot more meaningful when I found: Arts/Career-in-Teaching-Art/english

Prenita Dutt's professional point of view!

Prenita Dutt invested 10 years & 2 months in Teaching Art. Prenita Dutt has worked in Teaching Art as Art Teacher in Action for Ability Development and Inclusion (AADI). In Prenita Dutt's own words, this is how Prenita Dutt got into Teaching Art: "After doing my Schooling from CJM, Dehradun I did my Graduation in Psychology from JMC, Delhi. After that I did my B Ed from HN Bahuguna University. Thereafter I did Diploma in Counselling .In 2009 I started teaching art to disabled children at Action for Ability Development and Inclusion (AADI)." I wanted to know more about Prenita Dutt and found this profile:

Career Video on Teaching Art

In a video, Prenita Dutt has talked about various aspects of a Career in Teaching Art. Prenita Dutt started by explaining Teaching Art as: "Art education was combined with special education even before there were reforms to create special accommodations for children with special needs in typical classrooms. Teaching art to disable children is the area of learning that is based upon only the kind of art that one can see like drawing and painting. Teaching art is an empirical activity which involves seeing, interpreting and discovering appropriate marks to reproduce an observed phenomenon." It was a very interesting video and I enjoyed watching it.

I found the video unique because it talked about Education in terms of things which can be learnt from books, to excel at a Career in Teaching Art and not as a list of Qualifications, which one needs to get into Teaching Art. Prenita Dutt touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Psychology
  • Experience in Art
  • Research
  • Different Mediums
90% success in real life depends on Skills. It is crucial to understand these.
Prenita Dutt then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Teaching Art:
  • Patience
  • Innovation
  • Counselling
  • Empathy
  • Communication
This Career has an interesting list of Positives.
Prenita Dutt believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Teaching Art:
  • Self Satisfaction
  • Growth
  • Social Impact
Challenges are the other side of Positives and this Career is no exception.
And, Prenita Dutt believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Teaching Art:
  • Dealing with Different Disabilities
  • Social Unawareness
  • Lack of Infrastructure
  • Social Pressure

In the final section of the video Prenita Dutt talks about How a day goes in a Career in Teaching Art. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Teaching Art, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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After having learnt about a Career in Teaching Art I was curious about LifePage. LifePage allows you to explore thousands of Career Options. LifePage is the world’s most evolved Career Platform. You can use LifePage to find your Career Objective. LifePage also offers the most comprehensive Career Planning process. You can use LifePage to explore more than a thousand Career Options. LifePage has the most exhaustive Career List. It is truly Career Counseling 2.0 LifePage has made a science of Career Counseling. Its awareness focussed approach is much more practical and action-oriented rather than absolutely any other Career platform. I suggest you learn more about them on:

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