Visual thinking

 One of the foundations of the CrAL methodology is visual thinking, that is the representation of mental contents through images. Visual thinking performs two functions, one communicative, and the other operative. In fact, the image has a communicative power that reaches the deepest part of the mind directly, advertisers know this well. This power also […]

Resources to learn about media literacy

The current educational system faces great challenges related to research, dissemination and awareness. In this sense, the implementation of new technologies demands new challenges, related to the promotion of media literacy and critical thinking of students. Santiago Tejedor, director of the Department of Journalism at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, has published a journalistic article […]

Media literacy is a necessity

The DAISSy Research Group of the Hellenic Open University (HOU) and the whole CrAL project team, are working during this period on the localization of the innovative CrAL methodology. The CrAL training course for teachers will be available through the CrAL platform, which is currently being developed by the DAISSy Research Group of HOU, the Greek partner […]