Transformational Teaching and Technology
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A collection of articles, websites, and apps designed to catalyze creativity and success in today's schools!
Curated by Chris Carter
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Top 11 Wonderful Tools for Designers To Create Infographics - I am programmer

Top 11 Wonderful Tools for Designers To Create Infographics - I am programmer | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
For all the importance we place on text, it’s an indisputable fact that images are processed in the brain faster than words. Hence the rise and rise of the infographic which, at its best, transforms complex information into graphics that are both easy to grasp and visually appealing. No wonder magazine readers and web visitors love them.

Via Dennis T OConnor
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To quote the inimitable Hans Rosling, "You have to look at the data!"

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, June 29, 2015 12:09 PM

Infographics are eye-catching. Creating meaningful and accurate infographics requires a refined tool set and knowledge base. This article will help you with the tools! 

Lee Hall's curator insight, July 10, 2015 1:50 PM

Infographics make wonderful projects for your students. 

Sue Walsh's curator insight, July 12, 2015 7:45 PM

Some nice Infographic tools to try and some of them have options of quick start videos or quick start instructions/hints.

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Bye-Bye Textbooks! How Digital Devices Are Reshaping Education Infographic

Bye-Bye Textbooks! How Digital Devices Are Reshaping Education Infographic | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The How Digital Devices Are Reshaping Education Infographic reveals information about how digital devices have changed the traditional education landscape.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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W. Bradley Gooderham's curator insight, June 20, 2014 11:22 PM

In 2013/14, I only used novels in English class and even then only to provide time away from a screen.  Every other class and activity used digital resources and engaged technology to find, sort, contextualize, and share information.   This is a very interesting infographic. 

Dyana Mason's curator insight, June 23, 2014 11:06 PM

Digital devices are re-shaping the classroom. I've seen some new tools in action.  As educators, we should learn how students are using these new tools and adjust our teaching appropriately.

Dian J Harrison, MSW, MPA's curator insight, July 8, 2014 8:09 PM

This definitely speaks to the support that older students will need to be successful in online programs!  For some of these students, the technology learning curve will be steep but doable....... especially if they are used to reading a book in print!