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Use Digital Communication Tools to Speak Through Infographics

Author(s): Garner, B.

Citation: Garner, B.Use Digital Communication Tools to Speak Through Infographics. (2019). 17(4)



As humans, our experience combining words and graphics dates back to the hieroglyphs of ancient Egypt. While digital technology may be key to our communication now, there are more opportunities for using images to augment text than ever before, as evidenced by the growing use of infographics as learning tools. In this issue of The Toolbox, author Brad Garner explores various types of infographics while offering advice on the best ways to apply them in the classroom.


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