Speed Presentations: Help Students Improve Presentation Skills Rapidly

The CoolCatTeacher

Rob Donatelli on episode 543 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Presentation skills are an essential skill for students to master. Robert Donatelli has a solution: speed presentations. Try this technique before students present in class.

Today is the Present

The CoolCatTeacher

Today is our present. Be Present in Today. ” Today is our present. People of action make today their present. ” Today Is Our Present. Today is our present. Living life to the fullest every day.

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Guest post: 3 Ways to Make Classroom Presentations More Engaging

EdTech4Beginners

Classroom presentations come with many challenges–not the least of which is keeping your students engaged long enough to teach the lesson! In this article, I will explain three ways to make classroom presentations more engaging for students of all ages.

The Mindset of the Maker Educator: Presentation Materials

User Generated Education

During Connected Educators’ Month I did a virtual presentation on The Mindset of the Maker Education. The Perfect Storm for Maker Education. Educator as a Maker Educator.

5 Interactive Presentations Ideas that will Engage Students

ViewSonic Education

Quick Take: Explore how to build interactive presentations that will engage students and use technology integration to create interactive learning environments. Students today expect the classroom to be both educational and enjoyable at the same time.

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How to Teach Presentation Skills, New Technology and Research Using CES

The CoolCatTeacher

In the fall semester, students present about historical figures in computing. This unit teaches about new technology, some basic CS concepts, research skills, plagiarism, verification of sources, and presentation skills. Take the template for the Google presentation here.

Want to Grow as an Educator? PRESENT!

CUE

Why present at conferences at all? […]. The post Want to Grow as an Educator? PRESENT! Inspire conference connected educator personal growth professional learning

3 Ways to Hack Classroom Presentations with James Sturtevant

The CoolCatTeacher

Today James Sturtevant @jamessturtevant helps us hack our classroom presentations. 3 Ways to Hack Classroom Presentations with James Sturtevant. Episode 122 – 3 Ways to hack presentations. So, James, what can we do to be better presenters?

The One Present I Wish Parents Would Give My Students

The CoolCatTeacher

This post is written as part of Cathy Rubin’s Global Search for Education. I believe that you can trace their engagement back to those “one presents” they got. Education News & Trends Students

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Bringing World Class Presentations Into The Classroom With Slidebot

EdTech4Beginners

The booming field of educational technology has opened up new possibilities for teachers to narrow the current disconnect between ideas and the expression of those ideas. SlideBot brings the types of presentations that you see at global conferences, such as TED and SXSW, into the classroom.

Mindset of the Maker Educator Presentation

User Generated Education

This presentation, prepared for the Global Maker Day virtual conference, provides some background information on maker education, being a reflective practitioner, documenting learning, the roles of the maker educator, and resources. Education Maker Education experiential learning maker education maker educator maker movement STEAM STEM

A Framework for Implementing Maker Education Activities Presentation

User Generated Education

I am facilitating two mini-workshops at ASCD Empower 17 and the 2017 ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence on using a framework for implementating maker education activities. The educator, using such a framework, becomes proactive in framing or frontloading the maker experiences and in debriefing or processing them to increase the chances that learning occurs. The slides for my session: Maker Education experiential learning maker education reflection reflective practice STEAM STE

Tips for Education Conference Presenters

EdTechSandyK

Photo from Flikr User MattHurst Used Under a Creative Commons License My favorite part of attending conferences like SXSWedu , TCEA , Tech Forum , or iPadpalooza is getting to learn from education colleagues and share my own learning with them in formal and informal spaces.

Emaze - beautiful web based presentation app

Educational Technology Guy

Emaze is a free, online presentation tool that is easy to use and has some beautiful features. You sign in, select one of their amazing templates, create your presentation, and share it. The presentations are created in HTML5 so they are available on any web-enabled device.

Check out this great app / website, perfect for creating exciting presentations.

EdTech4Beginners

Haiku Deck is a great website and app, great for creating presentations. Tagged: edtech , education , learning , presentation , teaching , tech , tech tools , technology. education edtech learning presentation teaching tech tech tools technology

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Presentation Checklist: 5 Ways to Prepare for Presentations

techlearning

Innovative educators understand the importance of being prepared to give a great presentation to inspire and influence others. Keeping these five ideas in mind, will help ensure you don't fall short  

5 #FETC Presentations You Might Have Missed!

Shake Up Learning

The post 5 #FETC Presentations You Might Have Missed! I just finished presenting, connecting, and learning at the Future of Educational Technology Conference , or FETC, in Orlando, Florida. and I want to share all of my presentations with you!

Virtually Presenting At The Primary Maths Initiative.

EdTech4Beginners

In November, I will be virtually presenting at the Primary Maths Initiative CPD: “A support network of teachers and specialists representing world-class pedagogy.” education edtech mathematics maths technology teaching teaching maths tech tech tools technology

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TotSplash - organize and present ideas

Educational Technology Guy

TotSplash is a new site that combines online mind mapping and "Prezi-like" presentations. Users can focus on organizing their thoughts and ideas and then the app transforms them into a "Prezi-like" presentation. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy.

15 Simple Tricks To Improve Your Presentation Skills

EmergingEdTech

Teacher's “present” often, but presenting outside of the classroom is a different situation. Educators AND students can use these tips to help make the most of these opportunities! Presentation tools

5 fun presentation tools for end-of-year projects

eSchool News

Class presentations can be a great way for students to synthesize knowledge, practice public speaking, and interact with their classmates. and the presentations themselves can become repetitive and formulaic. Check out five of our top picks below: 5 fun presentation tools.

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Presentation Checklist: 5 Ways to Prepare for Presentations

The Innovative Educator

Innovative educators understand the importance of being prepared to give a great presentation to inspire and influence others. Presentation Checklist Have speaker notes on your slides. When I present, I have speaker notes view on my phone.

The Phenomenon That’s Making PowerPoint Presentations Bearable (Even Enjoyable?)

Edsurge

After death and taxes, the next unavoidable thing in life may be lousy Powerpoint presentations. Each presenter gets 20 slides, which automatically advance every 20 seconds, like watching a YouTube slideshow. But anyone can adopt the presentation style free of charge.

ISTE 2018: Where I’ll Be Presenting and Joining in the Learning #iste18

The CoolCatTeacher

Where I’m Presenting at ISTE 2018. ISTE Bytes: a 2 Minute Overview of the GoogSmacked Panel (Presentation). Type of Event: Listen and Learn Multi Presentation. Join an ISTE Bytes session to get a preview of future presentations from the ISTE program.

Presentation Tools that Ignite Student Creativity

Class Tech Integrate

I am an educator who is constantly in search for tools that promote student creation over student consumption. For years PowerPoint, Prezi, and Google Slides have been the "go to" presentation tools that allow for some student creation in the classroom.

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Screencast Tool Lets Kids & Teachers Create Multimedia Presentations

techlearning

Bottom Line: This is a terrific option that supports flipped classrooms, video feedback, student presentations, and formative assessment. By Common Sense Education. Resources Site of the Week Screencast Video News Lessons Presentation

Presentation Trick Innovative Educators Will Love

The Innovative Educator

Here’s a trick that will come in handy for innovative educators who have times when it becomes helpful to have lots of tabs easily accessible.

20 Terrific Presentation Tech Tools for Kids!

Kleinspiration

I recently submitted a piece to my friend, Laura Candler, for inclusion of her new eBook: 20 Terriffic Presentation Tech Tools for Kids. They will love these novel methods of using technology to present information and reports. Google Drive Presentations 5.

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Prezi - the zooming presentation tool - gets mobile presenting features

Educational Technology Guy

Prezi is a very cool presentation tool that allows you to create zooming presentations with images, text, video and animations. It has a thriving educational community and is easy to use. With this, you can deliver and watch the presentations in real time. Your audience (students) can follow along on their own device and stay in sync with where you are in the presentation. I use Prezi for certain presentations. presentation Prezi

PowToon Edu - create awesome presentations and animated videos

Educational Technology Guy

PowToon is a free web app that lets you create presentations and animated videos. There is also an education page. It can be used by teachers to make their presentations more engaging, and by students to create presentations for their projects.

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SlidePresenter - free online multimedia presentations

Educational Technology Guy

SlidePresenter is an online presentation service. It has a free account that is full-featured and the service allows you to create videos that are synced with PowerPoint presentations. Each presentation can be tagged, embedded in other sites, and easily shared via social media.

mQlicker – Create Interactive Presentations

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

mQlicker is free, flexible and definitely worth checking out for use in a variety of educational settings. mQlicker for Interactive Presentations mQlicker is a useful tool that allows presenters to engage audiences in the classroom, during professional development or via online presentations.

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7 Presentations You Might Have Missed! #FETC2020

Shake Up Learning

The post 7 Presentations You Might Have Missed! FETC 2020 Presentations and Resources by Kasey Bell. I just finished presenting, connecting, and learning at the Future of Educational Technology Conference , or FETC, in Miami, Florida.

5 Resources To Make Your Next Presentation Pop

The Web20Classroom

Perhaps you are like me and have to sit through presentations often. You can tell the presenter put a lot of thought into what they want to talk about and it feels like they really know their stuff. The presentation seems disjointed and incomplete. presentations

5 TCEA Presentations You Need to See!

Shake Up Learning

The post 5 TCEA Presentations You Need to See! 5 TCEA Presentations You Need to See! I have five TCEA Presentations that I want to share with you this week! I have had the privilege of presenting at many conferences over the last several years.

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