TITLE

Visualizing Text: The New Literacy of Infographics

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Mark; Quinn, David
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Reading Today;Dec2013/Jan2014, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on information graphics or infographics, a visual display of information that aims to present complex texts in a powerful way towards information literacy. Highlights include the elements of infographics, its use in deepening comprehension, its role in promoting student engagement. Information on the broader use of infographics in school is also presented.
ACCESSION #
93288599

 

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