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10 Facts About Gifted Children — Infographic

10 Facts About Gifted Children

Being gifted is a trait we see often in education and in our daily lives, but it is a trait that is often misunderstood, and oftentimes frustrating as we try to work with and help these very special children.  Today’s infographic provides 10 facts you may not know about gifted children that may help to unravel what’s going on inside their heads sometimes.  [VIA]

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Posted by on March 8, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The World as 100 People — Infographic

The World as 100 People Over the Last Two Centuries

Looking at the world as 100 people, (or a percentage of the population), we can see very interesting trends and shifts around the world in many areas.  Each of the graphic in today’s graphic are also interactive on the source site, ourworldindata.org.  There you can see others as well such as population distributions, levels of education, and political regimes (aside from the shown “democracies”.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 8, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Education & Technology Through the Ages — Infographic

Education & Technology Through the Ages

We always say that we’re continually learning, and this has been true from pre-history on.  Whether it’s learning to walk, hunt, paint, or program a computer, learning has always been taking place.  It’s just the means and technologies that change over time.  [VIA]

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Posted by on January 25, 2017 in Infographics

 

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How to Say Merry Christmas & Santa Claus in other Countries – Infographic

How to Say Merry Christmas & Santa Claus in other Countries

This very simple infographic is a cute little guide to do just what is claims to — say Merry Christmas and Santa Claus around the world!  Very specific local traditions aside, these are neat ways to inject a little world cultures into your holiday lessons. [VIA]

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Posted by on December 21, 2016 in Infographics

 

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The History of Christmas Decorations — Infographic

The History of Christmas Decorations

Christmas is only nine days away, but if you are anything like me and my family, your decorations have been up for a long time already.  Have you ever thought about the history of these decorations that have become so traditional though?  Today’s infographic takes a look at the long history of Christmas decorations, from the first nativity to the more modern plastic and vinyl trees.  [VIA]

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Posted by on December 16, 2016 in Infographics

 

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The History of Education — Infographic

The History of Education

From the ancient world to today and beyond, education has always been a vital part of our lives, whether we realize it or not.  I know as educators, we realize it much more than most, however!  Today’s infographic traces the lengthy history of education around the world from the Phoenicians to the modern age and beyond.  [VIA]

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Posted by on December 14, 2016 in Infographics

 

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Psychology of Colors — Infographic

Psychology of Colors in Marketing

While this infographic by Louise Myers keys in on the marketing aspect of color choices, it is very interesting from the psychology standpoint as well.  If you want to ignore the use in marketing, or emphasize that as a product of psychology and mind manipulation, this is an interesting study in how we use and make associations based on colors.  [VIA]

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Posted by on December 12, 2016 in Infographics

 

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