Betsy Scotto-Lavino

Betsy Scotto-Lavino

Betsy Scotto-Lavino is the Director of Education and Research for The Artistic Fuel Foundation. She is also a Ph.D. student, wife, mother of three, and a nature lover. If you can't find me, I'm probably in the woods.

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Participatory Action Research: Experts of Our Experiences

We associate the word “research” with a variety of ideas. Some people think of research…

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Thanksgiving Movies aren’t Always About Thanksgiving

“Thanksgiving movies” have arguably the trickiest of all the U.S. holiday plot lines to master…

P.S. 314: Collective Love for Humanity

“I had some concerns when I first took over,” Leslie Fields-Cruz acknowledged. As executive director…

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Symbolism: The Tie that Binds or Breaks

When my son was a baby, he slept with a stuffed animal. It was a…

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Comfort Women Statue – The Statue of Peace

It is called “Statue of Peace”, though it’s original Korean name is So-nyeo-sang or “Statue…

Chase Ferguson Sculpture
Raw Art and Talent: Pure Vision Arts is More Than a Studio

Artist Susan Brown shared with me last week that she cannot wait to get back…

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Visual Language: Susan Brown’s Art Creates Space for Neurodiversity

Susan Brown was born in 1957 in Copiague, New York. In 1965, she moved to…