Tag: infographic

by Nicole Blanchett Neheli

Teaching Gen Y’ers is a challenge. First, you have to capture their attention when students can access myriad interesting conversations and games on their computers and phones while you natter on at the front of the classroom. And often, it seems like you’re in a room full of people who have high expectations about getting […] more »

by Sara Quinn

I took a leap to teach at Ball State University last August, moving to Muncie, Indiana, and signing on the dotted line for one full year. One semester in, I’m reveling in my new perspective. My last gig was wonderful: more than a decade on faculty at Poynter kept me migrating between professional newsrooms, research, […] more »

by Kathleen Bartzen Culver

Visual journalism trainer and consultant Sara Quinn captures the action of Poynter’s latest educators seminar in one of her signature Quinn-fo-Graphics. Sara Quinn teaches and speaks about visual journalism, leadership and multimedia. She led Poynter’s college fellowship and its partnerships with universities for several years. Sara directed Poynter’s EyeTrack research of newspaper, tablet and online […] more »

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

Below is an interesting infographic put together by AddThis, a social measurement firm that used data insights to predict the election based on social sharing data. The infographic shows how AddThis predicts battleground states will vote as well as detailing the most shared topics and a confidence level. Click the image to enlarge. Managing editor […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Infographic: 19 percent of U.S. adults own e-readers (GalleyCat) 2. What the e-books lawsuit filed by the DOJ may mean for consumers now (CNN Money) 3. 3M launches e-book lending service, including the hardware and apps (Engadget) 4. Book trailer […] more »

by Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism

Editor’s note: This week, the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism released its annual State of the News Media report. The following is an infographic the organization put together to spell out some of the report’s biggest findings and it is used here as a guest post. Click on the image below for […] more »