Art as Argument

By Jessica Salfia Understanding visual rhetoric is not just an important part of most AP Language and Composition curriculums, but it is an essential skill our students need as members of society. We are bombarded with images—images intended to persuade and influence us. Our students must be able to identify Read more…

By Jessica Salfia, ago

Visual Rhetoric with SOAPS

“Mrs. Poling, do you snap?” I have to confess to being confused for a minute. I looked at the fingers of my right hand, raised them in front of my face, and snapped them.  “Do you mean snap my fingers?” I asked, still a little befuddled.  My class of 27 Read more…

By karlahilliard, ago