Teacher Skills Forum 2020

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Saturday, March 7 • 10:40am - 11:40am
Visual Intelligence: Working On Knowing How To See

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Art is not just for an art class. By showing students how to look closely at art images, teachers will sharpen students’ visual intelligence and help them communicate more effectively. Indeed, we can employ art images in any subject area—science, mathematics, history, humanities—and these images will deepen our students’ capacity to think, wonder, and try to understand meaning in small, seemingly incongruent details. How many times and in how many ways do our lives depend on observation skills?

avatar for John Leistler - جون ليستلر

John Leistler - جون ليستلر

Dean of Faculty - عميد الكلية, King's Academy - مدرسة كينغز أكاديمي
John Leistler joined King's Academy in 2007 as head of the Department of History and Social Studies. He was awarded the Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa Distinguished Chair in the Theory and Practice of Knowledge in 2009, and in 2011 he was appointed Dean of Curriculum and Instruction... Read More →

Saturday March 7, 2020 10:40am - 11:40am EET
Class Room (109) - First Floor