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Sunni Brown

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Why is visual literacy discouraged in most cultures & WHAT CAN WE DO to change that?

This LIVE CONVERSATION will open at 1PM ET/ 10AM PT on Monday, October 31th! Join me!

Visual literacy, if described as the ability to communicate via doodling, drawing, and sketching or described as the ability to display complex information in visual language formats, is often a literacy missing in adults despite it being a universal and natural inclination in children. Why does it disappear? And more importantly, what can we do to alter this course?

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    Oct 31 2011: Absolutely. In fact you took the words out of my mouth. Steelcase was uppermost on my mind...but I forgot to mention them. I am familiar with some of the work they are doing in the area of collaborative learning - and they would be a good partner!

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