View Seminar: Graphic Novels & Manga: Purchasing and Using for Instruction

Seminar NameGraphic Novels & Manga: Purchasing and Using for Instruction
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Seminar Full DescGuest speaker Max Weiss of Just Buffalo will share on the history of graphic novels and comics, how to use comics in education, and the importance of visual storytelling. Max is a Buffalo Native Cartoonist, songwriter, and vocalist of the national touring act Welks Mice. Max has a BA in English Literature and Art Education and has self-published three graphic novels. Max works as an academic life coach for students with disabilities at the nonprofit organization Accessible Academics.
Seminar Date04/13/2023
Opening Time8:30 am
Closing Time2:30 pm
Last Day To Register04/12/2023      [ Note: After this date, participation changes can be requested by e-mailing Laurie Sledge ]
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Seminar AudienceEnglish and Social Studies Teachers; School Librarians; Art teachers
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Seminar Topics, Concepts & ResourcesGraphic Novels
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Seminar Objectives* Participants will receive background information on comics and graphic novels
-History of comics
-Most important works
-How to read comics
-Genres, Publishers
-Western vs Japanese Comics
-Appriopriate vs Inappropriate

* Gain knowledge in using comics as educational tools
- Comics By age group:
- Lowerschool, Middle School, and Upper School Comics
- Comics by theme:
- History, Science, Fiction and Nonfiction
- Distribute list of recommended titles
- Looking at many comics together
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Assessment of LearningAttendees will create a comic strip and participate in a group activity.
Small and large group discussion will occur, along with Q & A
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SiteErie 1 BOCES
LocationMain Center
Site StatusRegional
Duration6 Hours
Rolling Online CourseNo
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WorkshopGraphic Novels & Manga: Purchasing and Using for Instruction
Starting Registration8:00 am
Credit Hours5.50
CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
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Provider529 - Professional Development
Category510 - Library Services
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Public NotesThis workshop will take place at Erie 1 355 Harlem Road West Seneca NY. Date: April 13, 2023 Time: Registration 8:00 - 8:30 Workshop: 8:30 - 2:30
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Added ByLaurie Sledge
Seminar Id8189

CTLE Activities

  • Content


Districts That Can Send Participants

  • Allegany-Limestone Central School
  • Andover Central School
  • Belfast Central School
  • Bolivar-Richburg Central School
  • Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School
  • Cuba-Rushford Central School
  • Ellicottville Central School
  • Fillmore Central School
  • Franklinville Central School
  • Friendship Central School
  • Genesee Valley Central School
  • Hinsdale Central School
  • Olean City Schools
  • Pioneer Central School
  • Portville Central School
  • Randolph Academy
  • Randolph Central School
  • Salamanca City Schools
  • Scio Central School
  • Wellsville Central School
  • West Valley Central School
  • Whitesville Central School
  • CA-BOCES Admin
  • CA-BOCES Exceptional Education
  • CA Teacher Center

Learning Standards

  • 1 Knowledge Students and Student Learning
  • 2 Knowledge of Content and Instruction
  • 3 Instructional Practice
  • 5 Assessment for Learning
  • 6 Responsibilities Collaboration