Visual Teaching Alliance
The Visual Teaching Network provides a platform to share knowledge and educational strategies in the field of visual teaching/learning.
8 Ways to Use Music in the Language Arts Classroom
MARCH 28, 2014
I think when we talk about using music or art or theater in the Core classes, there is still this persistent suspicion that a teacher who plays music in the classroom must be too "soft" or "granola-y." Don't get angry; I'm just stating an…Continue
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on April 15, 2014 at 10:01am
Culturally Responsive Literacy…Continue
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on March 24, 2014 at 4:00pm
A Message From Your Brain: I'm Not Good At Remembering What I Hear
A new study shows that we are far better at remembering what we see and touch than what we hear.
In the '60s, students studied language with headsets and few visual aids. Not a good idea.
PHOTOGRAPH BY B. ANTHONY STEWART, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on March 12, 2014 at 4:58pm
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on February 25, 2014 at 10:06am