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10 Infographics for Earth Day

10 Infographics for Earth Day | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it

There’s no better day than Earth Day to learn more about the planet we call home.

To help, we're presenting 10 informative graphic representations of the Earth, providing data, statistics, and information on everything from population density to ocean currents to Twitter connections...


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Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint

Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Download @HubSpot's free template for an easy way to create and design professional-looking infographics in PowerPoint.

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The History of the English Language - Infographic

The History of the English Language - Infographic | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it

What we know as the English language today has evolved over thousands of years,  influenced by migrating tribes, conquering armies and peaceful trade. 


Via Damián Casado, Ricard Garcia, Terje, Dace Prauliņš, Renee Maufroid, Maria Margarida Correia, Paulo Tomás Neves, Luciana Viter
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How To Assess Quality of Infographic

How To Assess Quality of Infographic | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it

Curatored by Beth Kanter

http://www.bethkanter.org

 

Is an infographic good or not?

(1)  Graphics - look/feel

(2)  Are there insights shared based on data?

 

 


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Tube Teaching: Using PowerPoint to Create Video Infographics

Tube Teaching: Using PowerPoint to Create Video Infographics | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it

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5 Great infographic Creation Tools for Teachers

5 Great infographic Creation Tools for Teachers | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it

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11 of the Most Influential Infographics of the 19th-Century...

11 of the Most Influential Infographics of the 19th-Century... | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
We live in a world steeped in graphic information. From Google Maps and GIS to the proliferation of infographics and animated maps, visual data surrounds us.

While we may think of infographics as a relatively recent development to make sense of the immense amount of data available on the Web, they actually are rooted in the 19th century.

Two major developments led to a breakthrough in infographics: advances in lithography and chromolithography, which made it possible to experiment with different types of visual representations, and the availability of vast amounts of data, including from the American Census as well as natural scientists, who faced heaps of information about the natural world, such as daily readings of wind, rainfall, and temperature spanning decades.

But such data was really only useful to the extent that it could be rendered in visual form. And this is why innovation in cartography and graphic visualization mattered so greatly...


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