#NYCSchoolsTechChat: Discuss #Infographics with @Easel_ly & @Piktochart

#NYCSchoolsTechChat: Discuss #Infographics with @Easel_ly & @Piktochart

On Thursday, June 1st at 6 pm, we invite you to join the #NYCSchoolsTechChat where we will discuss ways to use infographics to support teaching and learning. Our special guests include Clemencia Acevedo (@Acevedo493) a teacher who uses infographics to support her work as well as representatives from two popular infographic providers,@easel_ly, and@JackieMJensen from @piktochart.They will, help us discover ideas, strategies, and resources to support teaching and learning with infographics.

#NYCSchoolTech teacher Eileen Lennon (@eileen_lennon)moderates with me throwing in my two cents.

You can prepare for the conversation by thinking about answers to these questions:

Q1 What are types of #infographics you might use in your school? #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Q2 Why are #infographics an effective tool to support student learning? #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Q3 What are positive results from having students create infographics? #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Q4 What are your fears & challenges around creating #infographics? #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Q5 Share do’s and don’ts of using infographics for teaching & learning. #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Q6 Have you used an #infographic or the closest you’ve come to an infographic to support learning? Share links! #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Q7 Give a shout out by RT, like, or reply to someone who has inspired you w/good ideas abt #Infographics in today's #NYCSchoolsTechChat

Chat details are below:

Remember to respond using the hashtag #NYCSchoolsTechChat and include the number of the question you are answering in your response i.e. A1 and your answer.

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Lisa Nielsen writes for and speaks to audiences across the globe about learning innovatively and is frequently covered by local and national media for her views on “Passion (not data) Driven Learning,” "Thinking Outside the Ban" to harness the power of technology for learning, and using the power of social media to provide a voice to educators and students. Ms. Nielsen has worked for more than a decade in various capacities to support learning in real and innovative ways that will prepare students for success. In addition to her award-winning blog, The Innovative Educator, Ms. Nielsen’s writing is featured in places such as Huffington Post, Tech & Learning, ISTE Connects, ASCD Wholechild, MindShift, Leading & Learning, The Unplugged Mom, and is the author the book Teaching Generation Text.

Disclaimer: The information shared here is strictly that of the author and does not reflect the opinions or endorsement of her employer.

Lisa Nielsen (@InnovativeEdu) has worked as a public-school educator and administrator since 1997. She is a prolific writer best known for her award-winning blog, The Innovative Educator. Nielsen is the author of several books and her writing has been featured in media outlets such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Tech & Learning.  

Disclaimer: The information shared here is strictly that of the author and does not reflect the opinions or endorsement of her employer.