Erica Halverson

University of Wisconsin
Erica Halverson is a Professor of Curriculum & Instruction at UW-Madison who studies how people learn in and through the arts. She’s written a lot about it, including co-editing the Makeology books as well as an essay with Kim Sheridan that has helped to define how we study making and learning (Halverson & Sheridan, 2014). Erica is also the Mayor of Whoopensocker City, an artist-in-residence program that engages elementary students in creative expression through writing and improv, as well as the professional performance of student-generated work.