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46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom

46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom | Infographics | Scoop.it

Infographics are interesting–a mash of (hopefully) easily-consumed visuals (so, symbols, shapes, and images) and added relevant character-based data (so, numbers, words, and brief sentences).

The learning application for them is clear, with many academic standards–including the Common Core standards–requiring teachers to use a variety of media forms, charts, and other data for both information reading as well as general fluency...


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A great source for working on visual literacy

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maite collados's curator insight, January 14, 2014 11:24 AM

Las infografías son una herramienta muy útil por su factor visual: en poco espacio y de forma visulamente agradable y atrayente, engloba datos y relaciona conceptos.

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Blended and Online Assessment Taxonomy Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Blended and Online Assessment Taxonomy Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Infographics | Scoop.it
The Blended and Online Assessment Taxonomy Infographic presents types of activities and grading and feedback criteria to help you plan better assessments.
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How Flipped Classrooms Change from Schools to Colleges Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

How Flipped Classrooms Change from Schools to Colleges Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Infographics | Scoop.it
The How Flipped Classrooms change from Schools to Colleges Infographic points out the differences of a flipped classroom strategy in schools and in colleges
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20 Amazing Sites to Get Best Free Stock Photos

20 Amazing Sites to Get Best Free Stock Photos | Infographics | Scoop.it
Finding the right photo to use for your website or blog can be challenging considering that almost every image is now copyright protected. Copyright grants the original owner exclusive legal rights to use and distribute their creative work.

The good news is that, there’s a growing number of websites that share visually-appealing stock photos that are not only beautiful, but most of them are free to use.

Today’s post will focus on the 20 websites that offer the best free stock photos you can find to add to your websites, blogs and social media posts. If you have other suggestions that included in the list, you may add them in the comment section below.

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Becky Roehrs's curator insight, May 30, 2015 3:40 PM

Thanks to Vodien for the post suggestion

ASU ESL Innovation Lab's curator insight, May 31, 2015 9:44 PM

These sites have free graphics, but check the copyright to see if they are creative commons.

 

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How to Create Awesome Infographics Without Being a Designer

How to Create Awesome Infographics Without Being a Designer | Infographics | Scoop.it

Well, I’m here to tell you that it’s definitely possible to create some awesome infographics in any category that you choose, EVEN if you’re not a designer. In this blog post, I’m going to introduce you to three awesome tools to create the best infographics, tell you how to use them AND how you can share your infographics in different channels all over the web. So, let’s get started!..


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Well Connected Mom's curator insight, April 10, 2015 4:11 PM

Infographics makes statistics visually interesting and more palatable.

judyhaar's curator insight, April 20, 2015 1:19 PM

Info graphics are the norm. Get onboard!

Daniel de Lisle's curator insight, April 23, 2015 5:05 PM

New to infographics and want to get a handle on how to make complex data speak to your clients then read on.

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Layout Cheat Sheet for Infographics : Visual arrangement tips

Layout Cheat Sheet for Infographics : Visual arrangement tips | Infographics | Scoop.it

Infographic layouts refer to the arrangement of your visual elements and your content. When you begin working on a piece of infographic, you should have a story to tell hence, you will need to select a layout that best suits your story. Using the right layout will ensure good readability and convey your message well.

 

We have put together a cheat sheet for your quick reference to the right arrangement to use, here are six common ones you can quickly work with....


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David Baker's curator insight, March 13, 2015 1:21 AM

This is a great tool to share with my seminar teachers whose final project for the year is an infographic.

Lee Hall's curator insight, March 18, 2015 9:26 AM

They show you a visual layout and explain the best use for it.

Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, March 20, 2015 11:51 PM

HERE ARE SOME HELPFUL LAYOUTS TO SPEED UP YOUR DESIGNS.

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Mapping Migration in the United States

Mapping Migration in the United States | Infographics | Scoop.it
An interactive map showing nationwide migration patterns in the United States since 1900.
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10 Rules for Creating a Cool, Effective and Viral Infographic

10 Rules for Creating a Cool, Effective and Viral Infographic | Infographics | Scoop.it
Are you considering adding infographics to you online marketing strategy? You should be, they’re great for earning links to improve the SEO of your website. To ensure you create one that achieves y...

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Tips to Create Engaging Infographics for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Tips to Create Engaging Infographics for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Infographics | Scoop.it
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What Type of Learner Are You?

What Type of Learner Are You? | Infographics | Scoop.it
There is a massive variety of ways of learning and as technology advances and researchers do their work, we're finding new and quicker ways to learn. However all learners comes under 4 main categories, visual, auditory, read/write and kinaesthetic. Have you ever wondered what type of learner you are? Well this infographic will help you…
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Useful Classroom Images

Useful Classroom Images | Infographics | Scoop.it
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Google Tip and Tricks for Conducting Online Research Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

Google Tip and Tricks for Conducting Online Research Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | Infographics | Scoop.it
At the Google Tip and Tricks for Conducting Online Research Infographic you will find crucial Google Tips and Tricks for conducting Online Research.

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37 Best Tools For Data Visualization

37 Best Tools For Data Visualization | Infographics | Scoop.it

Not a web designer or developer? You may prefer free tools for creating infographics.

 

As author, data journalist and information designer David McCandless said in his TED talk: “By visualizing information, we turn it into a landscape that you can explore with your eyes, a sort of information map.  And when you’re lost in information, an information map is kind of useful.”


There are many different ways of telling a story, but everything starts with an idea. So to help you get started we’ve rounded up some of the most awesome data visualization tools available on the web....


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, December 13, 2015 2:04 AM

Creating charts and infographics can be time-consuming. But these tools make it easier.

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2016 Social Media Image Sizes Cheat Sheet

2016 Social Media Image Sizes Cheat Sheet | Infographics | Scoop.it

Great infoSocial media is an ever-changing beast. You almost can’t have a business in this day and age without a presence in the online world and specifically, at least, one of the big eight social media sites. Gone are the days where only teens frequented MySpace to chat with friends. Social media is here to stay, and people are looking online for your business so you’d better present your best.


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, January 9, 1:39 PM

Simply useful!

Jeff Domansky's curator insight, January 12, 11:12 PM

Here's an excellent guide to sizing visuals for various social media channels. Recommended reading. 9.5/10

Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, March 20, 4:35 PM

Here's an excellent guide to sizing visuals for various social media channels. Recommended reading. 9.5/10

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8 Steps for an Awesome eLearning Storyboard - eLearning Brothers

8 Steps for an Awesome eLearning Storyboard - eLearning Brothers | Infographics | Scoop.it
An infographic for Instructional designers: 8 steps for an Awesome eLearning Storyboard. Make your next course with these steps. Happy eLearning!
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The rules of engaging eLearning [Infographic] - TalentLMS Blog - eLearning | Instructional Design | LMS

The rules of engaging eLearning [Infographic] - TalentLMS Blog - eLearning | Instructional Design | LMS | Infographics | Scoop.it
Creating eLearning courses is relatively easy. Creating engaging content for eLearning that sticks, is not so easy and we show you how to do it!
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CreativeCommons-Infographic

CreativeCommons-Infographic | Infographics | Scoop.it

A good summary/overview of CC licenses and use for photos.


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Sarah johnstone's curator insight, May 19, 2015 4:57 AM

Great infographic - clear and helpful rules for CC Licences for photo sharing on the net. �� Check it out! 

Philip Williams's curator insight, July 13, 2015 6:06 AM

Clear and v helpful for newbies.

L2_S2S's curator insight, December 14, 2015 5:57 PM

A great visual overview of CC licenses.

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17 Fantastic Infographic Generators!

17 Fantastic Infographic Generators! | Infographics | Scoop.it

Data is crucial. However, displaying a chunk of plain data can be monotonous. Infographics visualize plain data and make it visually more appealing. Data turned into infographic has a higher potential to go viral and be effective. While many of us are designers who can design amazing infographs, Infographic Generators can come in handy to Designers and non-designers alike. They can be a time saving resource. So here is a list of 17 fantastic Infographic Generators I compiled together:...


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Lee Hall's curator insight, March 13, 2015 4:46 PM

Get your ideas and data across in a very effective way.

Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, March 20, 2015 11:49 PM

Here are links for to help with creating info-graphs.

Barbara Vermaas's curator insight, March 23, 2015 6:21 AM

Omdat ik heb zitten stoeien met Easel.ly en dat niet echte een fijne tool vind (heel beperkt en grafisch niet zo...), hoop ik dat hier een tool bij zit die me meer aanspreekt! Uitproberen dus...

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Nutrition 101: Fats [INFOGRAPHIC]

Nutrition 101: Fats [INFOGRAPHIC] | Infographics | Scoop.it
Fats, you know you like them but which ones should we eat? Read all about fats--the good, the bad and the really bad-- in our latest Nutrition 101 post!
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Literacy in the Digital Age

Literacy in the Digital Age | Infographics | Scoop.it
I have identified thirteen literacies that our students need to become well-rounded 21st-century citizens. These literacies are not taught as separate literacies but are taught across the content...
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The 6 Principles of Design - Blog About Infographics and Data Visualization - Cool Infographics

The 6 Principles of Design - Blog About Infographics and Data Visualization - Cool Infographics | Infographics | Scoop.it

The 6 Principles of Design is an elegant design that visually shows the readers many of the wa...


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18 Rules for Using Text

18 Rules for Using Text | Infographics | Scoop.it
One of the most fundamental components to making a document visually appealing (and readable) is to make sure the text is designed well. And while there are infinite possibilities for what you can do with your fonts and sizes and organization, if you follow these eighteen rules, your text can transform your document from lackluster to professional to powerful. If your document has text in it, follow the rules. You'll start to see a world of difference in your professional documents, whether they
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Common Mythconceptions - World's Most Contagious Falsehoods - Information Is Beautiful

Common Mythconceptions - World's Most Contagious Falsehoods - Information Is Beautiful | Infographics | Scoop.it
We only use 10% of our brain. We evolved from chimps. Dairy foods increase mucous. Pfffff! These and 45 other myths & misconceptions debunked. Solidly.
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Sugar does not equal hyperactivity

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The Simple Guide to Creating Infographics in PowerPoint [template]

The Simple Guide to Creating Infographics in PowerPoint [template] | Infographics | Scoop.it

Learn how to create an infographic without a designer using PowerPoint.


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