Today is the Present

The CoolCatTeacher

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Bringing World Class Presentations Into The Classroom With Slidebot


SlideBot brings the types of presentations that you see at global conferences, such as TED and SXSW, into the classroom. The most significant aspect of SlideBot as a teaching aid is that it creates these presentations for you automatically – and in seconds (not hours!).

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


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

Virtually Presenting At The Primary Maths Initiative.


In November, I will be virtually presenting at the Primary Maths Initiative CPD: “A support network of teachers and specialists representing world-class pedagogy.”

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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

SlideShare Presentations

Technology Tidbits

SlideShare the world''s most popular site for creating/sharing presentations has just released a free iOS app. This app allows users to view presentations on their mobile device. Also, a user can download and browse through presentations on a wide range of topics (i.e

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?

Presentation Tools that Ignite Student Creativity

Class Tech Integrate

For years PowerPoint, Prezi, and Google Slides have been the "go to" presentation tools that allow for some student creation in the classroom. There are many free online presentation tools out there, but I am going to highlight a couple that your students can use to create with.

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The Best Tools That “Automatically” Create Presentations

Larry Ferlazzo

There are a zillion good tools out there that let you create attractive presentations. The latest one is from Playbuzz (I’ve written about that tool before: “Playbuzz” Has Become A Remarkably Versatile Free Tool For Creating Online Games & Presentations).

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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. 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. You can share with up to 30 people at a time and it is as simple as selecting "present remotely" and sharing the link it generates.

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. It can be used by teachers to make their presentations more engaging, and by students to create presentations for their projects. animation chrome browser chromebooks presentation Web Applications

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Presentation Zen rubric


PowerPoint Strategies assessment grades presentationsa Google doc you can adopt or adapt - based on Garr Reynolds' book.

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.

Innovation academies, workshops, presentation topics, upcoming books, and more

Dangerously Irrelevant

I also updated my Presentation and Workshop Topics page. Some quick updates… I created a new Innovation Academies page to better describe that work. I love those opportunities when I have an ongoing, long-term engagement with a district’s leadership team!

Creating Infographics & Visually Impactful Presentations: Getting Started with @Canva #edtech


In addition to the infographic resources, Canva provides a variety of design tips that you can share with students to help them create more visually impactful presentations. Designing a Presentation Tutorials: Create well-designed, professional presentation: [link].

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20 Terrific Presentation Tech Tools for Kids!


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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Alternatives to Student Presentations

Teacher Tech

When we ask students to “create a presentation” or “make a brochure” you can almost hear the groaning in the room […]. Tips presentationLet’s keep things interesting and mix things up!

Kasey Bell’s #ISTE17 Presentations and Resources

Shake Up Learning

The post Kasey Bell’s #ISTE17 Presentations and Resources appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Presentations and Resources. Kasey’s #ISTE17 Presentations and Resources #googleedu #edtech #gttribe Click To Tweet.

Wainhouse Research Presents New Findings on LRM

Fidelis Education

By Alan Greenberg. Ending the Expectation of Average while Getting Back to Basics. Many educational technological tools have been designed to solve a specific functional requirement, whether meant to support institution, educator / learner, or classroom needs.

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Wainhouse Research Presents New Findings on LRM

Fidelis Education

By Alan Greenberg. Ending the Expectation of Average while Getting Back to Basics. Many educational technological tools have been designed to solve a specific functional requirement, whether meant to support institution, educator / learner, or classroom needs.

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My Presentation Resources for #FETC 2018 @Buncee @PearDeck @Zoom_us @Flipgrid @Socraticorg #edtech


I wanted to share the resources I’ve put together for those presentations. I will also be presenting at the Buncee booth: Here is the link to my presentation: Making (Math) Thinking Visual with Buncee. I am excited to be at the FETC Conference this week.

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5 Tools to Present Content in Non-Traditional Ways


My last blog started off as five tools to present content in an alternative way, but it soon turned into strategies rather than tools. I started to write this post in my last blog, but I realized that I was putting the cart before the horse.

Special Update for #STUTECH2016 Presenters + Potential Presenters

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Deadline to Submit Presentations: the deadline to submit presentation proposals is end-of-day Monday, January 25th. There's still time to get a proposal in and to present! Information on scheduling your presentation time was sent to you by email. presenters.

Hospitality for Virtual Presenters


I am finding more and more conferences willing to accommodate me as a virtual presenter. There are many reasons why a conference might want to welcome virtual presenters (diversity and equity being two). Most events I have presented at put the burden of this on my onsite co-presenters.

Tips for Creating Effective Presentation Slides


Yet, presentation after presentation is filled with way too much text and clashing color schemes. I think that much of the time we think that our presentation slides should serve as lecture notes that can be reviewed.

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Tips for Creating Effective Presentation Slides


Yet, presentation after presentation is filled with way too much text and clashing color schemes. I think that much of the time we think that our presentation slides should serve as lecture notes that can be reviewed.

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filmMAKER Challenge Winners Present at Bay Area Maker Faire

Digital Promise

After receiving over 60 submissions, four winning middle school and high school teams were chosen to present their design and film at a flagship Maker Faire. At the Education Stage, both teams presented their documentary about the product they designed.

The One Present I Wish Parents Would Give My Students

The CoolCatTeacher

I believe that you can trace their engagement back to those “one presents” they got. These aren’t the only four, but they are perfect examples of kids who have received that “one” kind of present.

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5 tips for doing excellent oral presentations in class


Like many students, you might find it extremely stressful and overwhelming to make oral presentations in class to the teacher and the rest of your classmates. How can you make the best oral presentations in class? . The more times you rehearse your oral presentations, the better.

How to Get Google Certified! (Video Presentation)

Shake Up Learning

Video Presentation) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I put together a YouTube video presentation to help educators understand all of the Google Certification options. Video Presentation) #gttribe #gsuiteedu #googleCE #googleedu Click To Tweet.

7 Mindsets to Present edWebinars on SEL Research and Practice


(Roswell, GA) April 26, 2018 — 7 Mindsets , the national leader in mindsets-based social and emotional learning (SEL), today announced that it will present a two-part, complimentary edWebinar series that explores SEL from two perspectives: that of the researcher and the practitioner.


Haiku Deck - free web app for creating inspiring presentations

Educational Technology Guy

Haiku Deck is a great, free, presentation tool available on the web or as an iOS app. This follows best practices for presentations (getting rid of the bullet points and paragraphs of text on slides of old). The presentation works like a slide deck - click on the left to go back, right to go forward, through each slide. As you start to type some words, Haiku will look for images that match to help you create your presentation. Try it out for your next presentation.

Sketchnotes of all 9 DTT Digital Summit presentations

Ditch That Textbook

The nine video presentations were viewed more than 15,000 times during the 16 days of the summit. The first Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit reached educators all over the world with innovative teaching ideas. Thousands of teachers from dozens of countries signed up. The #DitchSummit Twitter hashtag was a flurry of activity, with hundreds of [.].

Interactive presentations: a round-up


If you are presenting, what do folks really think about your message? Now, a number of programs address the notion that our presentation and lessons need not be one-way events and they do it all, eliminating the need for mashup. Presentations may be broadcast.

Podstock Presentation Trailer

Two Guys and Some iPads

It is only 58 days until our Game Changing Apps presentation in Wichita, Kansas at Podstock! We will be presenting game changing apps for student engagement, teacher productivity, and augmented reality. It will take place in Keen Kutter C on Friday July 18th at 11:00am. We will show you how we are using these apps to change the culture and engagement in out classroom and our school. This session will benefit all grade levels an administrators. This is happening now!

#TeacherPD: Using @Zaption Presenter as a #Backchannel (with an introduction to Presenter) #edtech


Zaption released Presenter last month, a way to stream a video lesson for the entire class to watch together while allowing for students to join the presentation on their own device to interact and respond individually. Presenter allows: teachers to ask questions on the fly.

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Panel Presentations: Connect Students with a Real Audience

Catlin Tucker

I realize presenting for an actual audience is a daunting task, but it is also a crucial life skill. At the end of our design thinking project this semester, students had to present both their process and prototype to a live audience.

mQlicker – Create Interactive Presentations

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

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. mQlicker allows presenters to do more than just check the pulse of their audience.

Better Presentations with Sway


Sway is Microsoft’s new presentation (and more!) For example, here is a wonderful set of slides I did for a presentation on digital tools for the literature classroom. And the presentation can be shared on social media, as well as embedded on the web.

Sketchnote of recent presentation

Cycles of Learning

The awesome Mat Miller (@jmattmiller) created this sketchnote of a recent presentation I did linking the 5E learning cycle to the Hero's Journey. Commentary Inquiry presentations