You are already in the Intel Teachers Engage
community watching this video. Recently there were two discussions which went along with a webinar on using infographics with students. Note the link to
the webinar recordings, which you can view.
Here is a wiki created by the guest presenters on the webinar above
The following three images include links to infographic
makers, overviews of classroom infographic use, and lots of good information.
I’m going to place a short link to all of this information at the end of the
video, so you don’t need to write them all down now.
A Picture is Worth a 1000 Word Infographics as a Creative AssessmentKathy Schrock’s video
provides an excellent overview of the “what”, “why”, and “how” of using
Kathy Schrock’s rubric helps learners to assess their own and peers’
How Can InfographicsTom Kuhlmann describes the five elements of infographic design that parallel best practices in creating learning: focused information, data visualization, color schemes, bold fonts, and icons/clip art.
Produce Better E-Learning Classes
7 Things You Should
Know about Infographic Creation Tools
The Educause staff describes the plusses and the downsides that educators and
instructional designers should expect when using infographic tools such as
Piktochart, Infogram, and Visual.ly.
10 Fun Tools to
Easily Make Your Own Infographics
Katie Lepi describes the capabilities of ten tools for creating infographics
including: Visual.ly, Easel.ly, Venngage, Infogr.am, and Piktochart.
60 Brilliant Examples
The Creative Bloq staff provides an excellent variety of the best infographics on the Web, including topics such as: the brain of the beginning
blogger, how Google works, and what happens in an Internet minute.
David Warlick provides daily updates and maintains a gallery of the best new infographics. A handy feature is the ability to search the archives by category.
Infographics as an
s amazing collection of links on every aspect of using infographics to support learning.
Tech Tip: How to Create Infographics with Piktochart
(Video; 5 minutes)
Michelle Shaeffer’s YouTube
video provides step-by-step instructions using Piktochart to create a