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Pondering Thoughts of an Infographics Workshop

I have been exploring with the idea of creating an infographics workshops to assist educators and administrators with designing data sets to visually represent the content or the main point they are trying to portray when they are instructing students. As we know, the lecture style and pencil and paper classroom are quite boring- so we need to jazz up the instructional approach to meet the needs of today's diverse learners. But we also need to present information in a way that can be absorbed in smaller chuncks, so the endusers has a more personalized and manageable experience with the data or findings that are being presented.


I have been searching through a multitude of inforgraphics design programs and resources and have found many that are very intuitive and teacher friendly to utilize. If the technology resource or tool is not straight forward and simple to navigate and design through- up to 65% of educators will not find value in it or use it to support instruction- this is w…