The Visual Teaching Network provides a platform to share knowledge and educational strategies in the field of visual teaching/learning.
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on June 24, 2016 at 10:34am
Visual Literacy and the Visual Teacher
by Timothy Gangwer
Changing perspectives changes lives. As one of the many pioneers in the field of visual literacy, I have travelled throughout the world observing the universal visual expression that crosses all cultural boundaries. Humans are hard-wired for learning and what we learn is not nearly as…Continue
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on May 31, 2016 at 8:59am
Do you wish your students could better understand and critique the images that saturate their waking life? That's the purpose of visual literacy (VL), to explicitly teach a collection of competencies that will help students think through, think about and…
STEM vs. STEAM: How the sciences and arts are coming together to drive innovation
Even Sesame Street is acknowledging how the both go hand-in-hand
Wednesday 25 May 2016
There has been much talk and reportage of the importance of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) subjects at further and higher education level - and beyond - recently.
Exam results season in the Autumn of last year had business leaders expressing their hope that the…Continue
Posted by Timothy Gangwer on May 26, 2016 at 10:03am