Building a Framework

Northern Art Teacher

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Have you ever been so overwhelmed by something you’ve learned, that it feels like you know nothing at all?  Or so inspired by someone’s ideas that you end up with more questions than answers?

I'll admit, it would have been easier to use this picture if I didn't write on a slant. I’ll admit, it would have been easier to use this picture if I didn’t write on a slant.

There is so much information available to educators right now, we are on the verge of an embarrassment of riches.  Technology has enabled people to share ideas much like Gutenberg’s printing press… only a bazillion times faster.

But what does the average educator do to keep up?  How do we make sense of what we’re learning?  This one draws a picture… completely old-school.  It helps to back up a bit, see the bigger picture, and look for a way to make things more understandable.

In case you didn't notice, this is at the heart of the matter, and in the middle of my drawing. At its most basic…

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