About This Course
The language of visual design offers a powerful way to engage students. Here you’ll learn to represent complex ideas, information and data in compelling infographics and develop the confidence to enrich your teaching with new media skills. In this hands-on course you will:
- Explore ways students can use graphics, images and interactive media for creative expression and to communicate information
- Make your own infographic for instructional use
- Develop a standards-aligned (CCSS, NGSS) lesson plan in which students create graphics or interactive media to demonstrate learning
- This course is for K-12 educators in all subject areas who want to develop skills and confidence with media making and media literacy.