Prerequisite: Graduate level standing. Corequisite ART 583L. This course provides students with skills and experiences in teaching art in PK-12 classrooms with a focus on developing visual literacy. Topics include: the study of art and art education; curriculum development; traditional and emerging 2D and 3D art materials, tools, and processes; and technology in art education. Students will engage in instructional presentations/teaching demonstrations and the development of their professional portfolio. 1 hour lecture, 4 hours lab.