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  • Towards a Framework for Visual Literacy Instruction
    David Jakes
  • Today…
    Jakes.editme.com
  • Visual literacy is composed of three discrete skills:
    Navigating
    Evaluating
    Communicating
  • There is a biological basis for visual communication
  • 3.5 pounds or 1.6 kilograms
    12 billion cells
  • 30,000
    1,000,000
  • Emotion, depicted through visual means, sells the message…
  • “Communication is the transfer of emotion…”
    Seth Godin
  • Photo from flickr/bill biggert
  • 6679 Polaroids, March 31, 1979 to October 25, 1997
    Image from mentalfloss.com
  • Water buffalo
    Water Buffalo Movie
  • Video obituary
    The Last Word, Art Buchwald, literally…
    • Writing
    • Accessing, evaluating and synthesizing media
    • Project management
    • Technical and computer use
    • Understanding how to use intellectual property in an ethical and socially acceptable manner
  • The most powerful producer of visual imagery is the individual, it’s you…
  • Photo by Eliot Ward of Adam Stacey
  • Image from America2050.com
  • Photo by Janis Krum
  • Nasa.gov
  • Instagr.am
  • Flickr and Facebook are two of the world’s largest photo sites. Which is bigger?
    5.1 billion images on Flickr
    2.5 billion per month on Facebook, 30 billion per year! pingdom
  • A day’s worth of content is uploaded into YouTube every minute.
    YouTube serves 1 billion videos in a single day. pingdom
  • You have to share it.
  • “You are now defined by what you create, share, and allow others to mash up.”
    John Seely Brown
  • Creative Commons
  • Individuals must be capable of working in multiple mediums to create messages, in accordance with the principles of visual literacy.
  • Stories for Change
  • Create content in Google Earth
  • Photosynth
  • From Good.is
  • Image from fastcodesign.com
  • Image from fastcodesign.com
  • Many Eyes Visualizations
  • 10%
  • 35%
  • 65%
    From Brain Rules, Dr. John Medina | See Multimodal Learning
  • Richard Mayer, Multimedia Learning
    Information presentation vs. Cognitive guidance
  • Richard Mayer, Multimedia Learning
    Multimedia Principle
    Coherence Principle
    Contiguity Principle
    Signaling Principle
    Personalization Principle
  • Visuals, when combined with other multimedia, provide individuals with a competitive voice.
  • True America, Digital Diplomacy Project
  • 179,997 views, 2,046 ratings and 2,500+ comments
  • Networks for sharing and collaboration extend that voice…
    Courtesy of Gapingvoid.com
  • …and that voice forms the basis of community as a contributing member of a conversation.
  • Everyone can learn from each other, independent of time, space, place, and device.