Where can teachers find resources to support Visual Literacy

Teachers can access many different types of resources for supporting visual literacy, in addition to the papers, articles and web pages referenced in the other sections of this Mesh Guide, there are communities and online resources designed to further the study, understanding and development of visual literacy.

These might include:

  • Communities of practice e.g. MOOCs
  • Visual media archives, collections and portals, contemporary and historic
  • Online visual tools
  • Online Platforms for example: YouTube
  • Background reading and study resources

Visual Thinking Strategies

This website is designed to assist teachers to facilitate discussions with students about digital images and videos.


Visual literacy website resources focusing on visual representations and concept mapping.