Framing and Enhancing Visual Literacy: Using the New ACRL Framework to Develop Effective Art Instruction

Saturday, June 27, 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

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Moderator: Denise Hattwig, Curator, Digital Collections & Services, UW Bothell Library, University of Washington Libraries
Speaker: Ann Medaille, Assessment Librarian, University of Nevada, Reno
Speaker: Kaila Bussert, Foundational Experiences Librarian, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Speaker: Lesley Farmer, Dept Chair Advance Studies in Education &Counseling, California State University Long Beach
Speaker: Nicole Beatty, Arts & Humanities Librarian, Weber State University
Speaker: Nicole Brown, Multidisciplinary Instruction Librarian, New York University

Through a lively interactive dialogue, experts will define, interpret, and enhance understanding of how to situate Visual Literacy Standards and the new Framework within varying arts instruction scenarios. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear examples, participate in developing tailored instruction sessions and activities for their art and visually focused curricula. Panelists from varying art and instruction backgrounds will provide feedback and demonstrate flexible and creative approaches by marrying aspects of the Standards and Framework. This program is co-sponsored in name only by the ACRL Instruction Section.

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Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 1:03pm PDT
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From the ACRL Arts Section Planning Committee. We wanted to let you know that you can participate in the online discussion for this program by using the #artsframework.

Thanks and we look forward to your participation and feedback. Have a great conference everyone!