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The Power of Infographics


Infographics are a powerful tool for teaching and learning.

13 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics
NeoMan Studios’ interactive infographic explains the importance of visualized information.

6 Tips for Creating Top-Notch Infographics for Teaching and Learning
Mike Wallagher specifically addresses how to create infographics for teaching and learning.

Infographics as a Creative Assessment
Kathy Schrock provides examples showcasing the value of formative or summative assessments that have students creating infographics to showcase their mastery of knowledge.

Infographics Rubric (PDF)
Kathy Schrock’s rubric helps learners assess their own and peers’ infographics.

The 90 Best Infographics
The Creative Bloq staff provides an excellent variety of the best infographics.

19 Warning Signs Your Infographic Stinks
Kissmetrics provides great advice about creating an irresistible infographic design.

7 Tips for Creating Successful Infographics
Monique Craig provides advice on how to make the most engaging and useful infographics.

 

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Tech Tip: Creating Infographics


5 Impactful Infographic Tips (2 minute video)
Murphy Research provides 5 tips on making meaningful infographics.

 

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