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10 Tools for Creating Infographics and Visualizations

Communicating visually is one of the most effective ways to explain complex concepts and relationships, both internally with your teammates and externally with your clients.
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Some new ideas about infographics and other forms of visualizations! Good read.

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20+ Tools to Create Your Own Infographics

20+ Tools to Create Your Own Infographics | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
A picture is worth a thousand words – based on this, infographics would carry hundreds of thousands of words, yet if you let a reader choose between a full-length 1000-word article and an infographic that needs a few scroll-downs, they’d probably...
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Some more tools to make infographics.

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9 Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics - DATA VISUALIZATION

9 Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics - DATA VISUALIZATION | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
Create infographics, free tools for data visualization and analysis including charts, data visualisation tools, icon archives and more infographics software to start creating your own infographics.
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Some nice tools, if you want to make infographics.

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Clickberry - Highlight what touches you on video

Clickberry - Highlight what touches you on video | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it

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Interesting Chrome/Mozilla extension to tag videos. Would make some sense for student projects.

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How To Properly Integrate Education Technology - Edudemic

How To Properly Integrate Education Technology - Edudemic | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
Organizations will not change until the people within them are ready to change, and those people have differing attitudes towards change.
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If you want to try something new, take a small class.

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Scientists take to Twitter to reveal their less than scientific methods

Scientists take to Twitter to reveal their less than scientific methods | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
Mark Lorch: Scientists across the world are tweeting about how experiments really get done. Some are brutally honest, most are very funny

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It reminds me of pub conversations with scientist. Quite often, they are funny. And sometimes, they are enlightening, too. :)

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The Document: an Open Letter From San Jose State U.'s Philosophy Department

The Document: an Open Letter From San Jose State U.'s Philosophy Department | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
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Brought to the point. MOOCs might be used by (university) administrations to save money on saleries. This is not, what this is intended for,

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A Crowdsourced List Of The Best iOS Education Apps - Edudemic

A Crowdsourced List Of The Best iOS Education Apps - Edudemic | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
We've curated a list of the best education apps for Apple's iOS. But now it's your turn. Share your favorite apps, vote up apps that you like, and make this list as useful as possible!
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Find new tools, you might not know yet.

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Create infographics & online charts | infogr.am

Create infographics & online charts | infogr.am | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
Create infographics and interactive online charts. It's free and super-easy! Follow other users and discover amazing data stories!
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Make interactive infographics. Might be useful, if you want to make a survey.

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5 Infographics to Teach You How to Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint [+ TEMPLATES]

5 Infographics to Teach You How to Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint [+ TEMPLATES] | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
5 infographics and free templates that will teach you how to easily create professional-looking infographics in PowerPoint.
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Using PPT to make infographics. Nice tutorial.

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How to Make an Infographic

The history, advantages, challenges and details on how, why and when you should make an infographic.
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Infographics are a great way to visualize statistics and information-rich issues. If you want to provide infographics to your students, this Prezi gives a short introduction and tells you something about the Dos and Don'ts.

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Evernote Reminders Are Here on Mac, iOS and Web

Evernote Reminders Are Here on Mac, iOS and Web | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
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Evernote seems to become a swiss army knife to stay organized. Be careful, too many functions may make you user-unfriendly as well. But cool, so far.

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M-Learning's dirty little secrets

M-Learning's dirty little secrets | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
I have a confession to make. At my workplace a little while ago, I created a smartphone-friendly version of our online induction course. Ownership of smartphones is relatively common in this corner...

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Insights in m-learning. And some quite good ideas to solve the issue.
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My Flipping Failure

My Flipping Failure | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
Popular YouTube chemistry professor shares lessons learned from his initial attempt at flipped instruction. I run a reasonably successful YouTube channel
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Flipped classrooms don't work sometimes. It boils down to student expectation and knowledge. And yes: Material design. We have to think, whether videos are really the tool of choice.

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15 Interesting Ways* to use an Google Maps in the Classroom - Google Drive

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Great ideas, how to use google maps in class. 

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The Digital Footprint Of 3 Different Generations - Edudemic

The Digital Footprint Of 3 Different Generations - Edudemic | Technology and (foreign) language learning | Scoop.it
Let's look at your digital footprint: By next year (2014), humans will generate 5 billion gigabytes of data every 10 minutes. By any standards, that's a whole lotta data. I'm imagining a pretty immense cloud here.
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Mobile devices will be ever more important. We generate more data. Why not in our foreign language as well?

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