Philip Yenawine's, VTS Co-founder, latest book explores how VTS can be easily and effectively integrated into elementary classroom lessons in just ten hours of a school year. The result is a learner-centered environment and rich, absorbing discussions. Now available for purchase.
"To read Visual Thinking Strategies is to enter into a companionable and substantive conversation with a master teacher who has spent a lifetime noticing and caring about how children learn. Those grappling with the Common Core Standards will find Yenawine’s ideas timely; in fact, they are timeless." -Wendy Lukehart, Youth Collections Coordinator at the D.C. Public Library
In a few minutes you can see how VTS fits into the Common Core Standards puzzle, and it’s a very good fit indeed.
Watch terrific teachers and kids in schools in New York City, Hartford, and Lafayette Louisiana illustrate how VTS nurtures the anchor skills sought by CCSS.
It might be a perfect companion to the book, Visual Thinking Strategies: Using Art to Deepen Learning Across Disciplines.
Be sure to check it out!