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The Visual Thinker Revolution: Why It's Upon Us in Education and Business


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"The Visual Thinker Revolution" is upon us. Have you noticed? This presentation takes a brief look at why a shift toward visual is happening in the worlds of education and business. It's been long known that visual learners make up a majority of the population, yet most information is taught and consumed in a linear, auditory and text dominant fashion. Not for long! Visual thinking is on the rise. To read more, check out

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The Visual Thinker Revolution: Why It's Upon Us in Education and Business

  1. 1. Visual Thinking why it matters for education & business
  2. 2. why
  3. 3. 33% 30% 25% 12% strong visual moderate visual strong auditory other learner types source: research by Linda Kreger Silverman, Ph.D.
  4. 4. 65% visual 30% verbal 5% experientialSource: “Researching the Visual Learner” by William C. Bradford Learner Types(a 2nd resource is always a good thing!)
  5. 5. visual learners! of 6.8 billion people in the world is 65% 4.42 billion
  6. 6. wow.
  7. 7. are we teaching to the visual learner?
  8. 8. are we developing visual thinkers?
  9. 9. does the business world care?
  10. 10. In the United States, the number of graphic designers has increased tenfold in a decade...More Americans today work in arts, entertainment and design than work as lawyers, accountants and auditors. “ ”Dan Pink: “A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age”
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  12. 12. the resources
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  14. 14. Dan Pink Seth Godin Ken Robinson
  15. 15. presented by Blog: Red Eleven Group, LLC Twitter: @jocelynwallace_ Facebook: Red Eleven Group, LLC SlideShare: Jocelyn Wallace Diigo: jocelynwallace