Educator Workshop: Reading Art as Text
Presented by Maureen Reilly Lorimer, Ph.D.
Maureen Reilly Lorimer, Cal Lutheran associate professor of education, will present a workshop designed to foster inquiry and critical thinking skills to promote literacy and lifelong love of reading!
Through interactive “reading” of visual art images, participants will:
- Acquire a research-based rationale for using “art as text” strategies
- Connect strategies to content standards, comprehension and collaboration
- Link strategies with ELA/ELD Framework, emphasizing speaking and writing
Come spark engaging conversations with peers and be inspired in new approaches to enhanced literacy for all learners, including ELD and ELL students.
VCRA Members and Students: $30
Day of Event Walk-Up: $40