Visual literacy is the ability, through knowledge of the basic visual elements, to understand the meaning and components of an image. The Visual Literacy Toolbox website is intended to provide instructors and students with a variety of tools to de1velop visual literacy skills.

For more information on the Teaching Visual Literacy to Students with Technology project, College of Arts and Humanities, University of Maryland, contact Elsa Barkley Brown,, 301-405-4290.

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