Creative teaching and learning involves thinking about literacy in fresh ways. The multiliteracies pedagogy is a cross-curricular approach that honors learners' life experiences and draws upon relevant content and context.
Visual, mathematical, digital, written and spoken literacies are intrinsically linked and serve as a society's cultural and communication practices. This course encompasses:
- Literacy Draws Upon Art: Explore the parallels between written and visual literacy. Read art to SEEK insights.
- Reading Art Enriches Writing: Examine the biological, educational and historical reasons to read art. Decode art for insights. Use an intentional writing framework and art as a story springboard.
- Making Stories Visible: Write about leadership and coaching.Use intentional writing framework with multiple genres. Engage in collaborative writing.
- Math as a Visible Language: Examine crosswalks between art and math standards. Read art to decode math. Explore parallels between math and art content and practices.