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Enhancing Visual Presentation

Word clouds

For creative word clouds – try Wordart Can create word clouds in shapes – cool.

On-line diagram tool draw.io

For some time I have been looking for an on-line tool to create diagrams for a variety of tasks, and I have recently rediscovered draw.io which I am finding very useful for doing simple mindmaps ¬†and venn diagrams (which I…
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Google charts site

An improved google site show what you can do with graphs on google.  Very useful. https://developers.google.com/chart/ And for balance – tutorials on excel charts – http://blogs.office.com/2012/05/30/our-eight-best-tutorials-on-excel-charts/

Mindmapping and PBL

A couple of resources on mindmapping and Problem Based Learning.     A prezi presentation on the PBL process http://prezi.com/t_-sasj4femd/pbl-mind-map/   On pub med I found this article – Clin Teach. 2010 Dec;7(4):236-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-498X.2010.00395.x. Mind mapping as a teaching resource.…
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Best infographics

The Best Infographics of the Year: Nate Silver on the 3 Keys to Great Information Design and the Line Between Editing and Censorship