Sketchnote Army is dedicated to finding and showcasing sketchnotes and sketchnoters from around the world, started in November 2009.

Who is behind Sketchnote Army?

Mike Rohde, creator: Designer, author of The Sketchnote Handbook, illustrator and sketchnoter, living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Binaebi Akah, curator: UX Designer, sketchnoter, author, and lindy hopper, living in Columbus, Ohio.

How can I be showcased on Sketchnote Army?
Email a brief description and URL to your sketchnotes to us. It's as simple as that! We would love to feature your work.

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Friday
Sep062013

Drawing in class: Rachel Smith at TEDxUFM

Here's a great presentation by Rachel Smith of The Grove on the value of sketchnoting and visual note-taking in class.

A few key quotes from Rachel:

When you use visual note-taking though, you have to listen to whats being said, you have to really hear it and you have to understand it. Because that's the only way you're going to come up with an image that connects what you're hearing, with what you already know in your mind."
Visual note taking opens the door for more playful connections between information — for students to use their imaginations, in an activity than can often be very passive — note-taking."

Watch it! This is most definitely worth 18 minutes of your time!

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