Trials of Finding Information

Whew! It was tough deciding on a topic to make an infographic on. However, this was nothing compared to finding relevant information so I did not end up comparing apples to oranges. Initial Plans I wanted to do a correlation of high school graduation rates and low income students as it is of importance to…

Collaboration and Technology

Readings for Week 2 were thought provoking:  First, reading the Edutopia article on ‘Using Social Media to Teach Visual Literacy in the 21st Century Classroom’ reminded me of a student lesson converting the famous Romeo and Juliet balcony scene to a WhatsApp conversation, series of tweets or instagram messages. It got students excited engaged and…

Visual Literacy – Are we ALL designers?

The BEFORE Screenshots This makes me wonder whether REALLY are designers…. For me a blog seems to be more of a place for MY reflection and whether it appeals to others or not has been immaterial. Learning From Readings: I have not done the following for my readers: varied the size of font used font…