Teaching Photoshop and Graphic Design is a BREEZE with The Digital Way!

Curriculum Published 5/29/18 Last updated on 2/28/20

After 1 year of long and hard work, The Digital Way is now available for Teachers. Gone are the days of cramming GMetrix tests in before the Adobe Certified Associate exam. With The Digital Way, students are taught what they need to know and more to pass the exam and learn Photoshop. Students gain a graphical perspective while completing activities and projects.

Plus, teachers no longer have to slave away at creating fun projects. All our projects come with rubrics and built-in standards from tggEdu, so all you have to do is grade projects.

Our curriculum is available in a few ways:

As well, our dedicated Textbook is available for purchase on Amazon . You can request bulk orders by emailing for a reduced cost.

This book is not like your normal textbook. The english is easier to understand, not put into some graphic mumbo jumbo. It's also casual and conversational, yet detailed.

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Content Standards
Visual Communication using Adobe Photoshop
Custom Standards
The book aligns with the tggEdu Standards: •Students will be able to identify and demonstrate the design principles by analyzing images and seeing how designs are harmonious. •Students will be able to understand how font selection and the differing types of fonts available in computer processing software. •Students will be able to understand color models and how color theory applies to designs and how it affects the appearance of designs. •Students will be able to understand image terminology, file types and resolutions and how to convert file measurements. •Students will be able to understand the efficient steps of managing and executing a project with a client, including terminology and professionalism. •Students will understand the basics of US Copyright Law and ways on how to prevent it interfering with designs. •Students will be able to identify images that “fit” a project based on Target Audience and demographics. •Students will understand how Graphic Design and Manipulation programs work. •Students will learn how to create Vector images in Graphic Design and Manipulation programs.

Photoshop and Adobe Acrobat will be required.

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