Friday, August 26, 2011

Teaching The iGeneration

Our children and youth are immersed in technologies that give them opportunities no previous generation has enjoyed. How will schools respond? Read Larry Rosen's essay from the current issue of ASCD's Educational Leadership.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Developing student’s visual literacy through scaffolded image inquiry

This blogger features the web site "Image Detective" as another one of the tools teachers could use to help build student critical thinking/critical viewing skills, as well as visual literacy.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Is Photography Art?

In this Cable In The Classroom blog post, the author explores interesting questions about art as photography and how important it is to apply critical thinking to images.