Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD
Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 1:30PM-2:45PM, Session N
TOON panel presentation "Using Comics to Teach Visual Literacy & Storytelling"
Join a second-grade teacher, a literacy expert, an author, and a journalist to hear how comic
books are increasingly taking on deep subjects and being used to teach the Common Core
State Standards with an emphasis on both visual literacy and storytelling.
Featuring TOON author Dean Haspiel, journalist Michael Cavna, and Washington DC-area teacher Sallie Routh.
NCTE Program: http://www.ncte.org/library/NCTEFiles/P
Toon Books: http://www.toon-books.com/