mind map

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mind map

A method of learning or organizing data in which a person starts with a central concept and then arranges related concepts, facts, and ideas around it in a way that helps the cartographer make sense of the material.
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Idea Mapping teaches readers how to create and read idea maps and describes in detail the three keys to learning.
Over the next few months, the big ideas will be further refined and compiled into idea maps that can be incorporated into a long-term vision for the University.
This handy, student-priced pocket guide busts myths about essay writing, explains what teachers are really looking for in essays, and offers a wealth of tips and tricks for figuring out the assignment, understanding the parts of an essay, writing different types of essays, using idea maps, revising, and getting a handle on plagiarism and research.