Welcome to Titan Art at Ulen-Hitterdal Public School
Hello parents, guardians, and students,
My name is Mr. Ranweiler and I’m excited to be teaching k-12 visual art to the Titans! This is my first year at Ulen-Hitterdal, but I arrived here with prior experience teaching art at the elementary and high school levels. I look forward to seeing you in the art room!
Why Art Education? - Here are a few highlights to illustrate why art education is vital.
1. Our art classes develop communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity; the 4 skills industry leaders agree will be essential for success in the 21st century.
2. Studies show art education supports academic achievement in other subjects, and keeps students in school.
3. The arts and culture industry generates over $100 billion of economic activity yearly in the US, and supports over 4 million jobs.
4. Human civilizations have created artwork since prehistoric times, it is a key part of community building and culture.
I can be reached by phone through the main office: 218-596-8853
Please feel free to contact me with any questions, concerns, ideas, or feedback. We're in this together, and your success is my goal!