Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Creating Our World

This post is an rush-to-publish piece of work by +Delaine Johnson and me for the Google Teacher Academy session on Creating Your World. We were tasked to "create a new core content area." Here's our proposed course:

WAC: Writing + Art + Coding
We need to create a new core course to address 22nd century skills. Writing, Art & Coding combine to form the future of communication.

Here's a (really quickly cut together) video of reasons why this course is needed:


Writing Across the Curriculum Overview

Diane Ravitch on the Arts

What Most Schools Don’t Teach - Short Film