Patricia Rottino Cummins

Ms. Cummins enrolls in “Arts and Education in China,” a summer semester at Florida International University, to improve her art skills and enhance the art curriculum at her school. With a university professor, she travels to China and studies Chinese art and education from ancient to modern times and develops lesson plans that integrate art and cultural knowledge across the curriculum. Ms. Cummins shares her experiences and learning by teaching a course on art education at a local university.