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7 Outstanding Example Presentations Using Prezi

7 Outstanding Example Presentations Using Prezi
Prezi is a presentation tool that helps transform lack-luster, static presentations into engaging presentations that tell a story. Instead of moving slide to slide, like a PowerPoint or Keynote presentation, Prezi presentations capture content in a spatial context. Because of this, your audience may be more engaged with your presentation. If you’ve been using PowerPoint, you can import an existing PowerPoint presentation and transform it into a Prezi. Let’s take a look at some example presentations using Prezi that demonstrate how this tool can be used to take your presentations to the next level. 1. This Prezi shows the company’s history, some of the people using Prezi, and how to import a PowerPoint and get started with Prezi. This is a great example of how to effectively use Prezi and also gives you an idea of the features you will find in the program. By featuring a how-to on importing a PowerPoint file, Prezi highlights one of it’s main selling points. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

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MATC-Teaching with Technology Today: March 2012 7 Best Practices for Making Great Prezi Presentations By Megan Hamilton Prezi is a flexible Web-based program that instructors and students can use to create dynamic presentations. Think of Prezi as a giant virtual whiteboard, where you can post images, videos, and text to explore the connections between ideas. Most people are familiar with Microsoft PowerPoint, which is a traditional tool for creating linear, text-heavy lecture materials. The 15 Best Prezi Tips I Found Today 33 tips for Prezi users to improve their Prezi presentation. Including structure, movement, paths, backgrounds, rotated-text, quality screenshots, images, keyboard shortcuts, using YouTube, adding music and step-sounds, embedding in WordPress … Over the last few months, I have been browsing around for cool prezi tips . This post lists all my favourites. Please share!

How to use Prezi without making people nauseous If you haven’t yet heard of Prezi, it’s the next big thing in creating visual presentations with impact. Here’s a quick-reference guide to using Prezi effectively. Prezi is an online zooming presentation tool. When used correctly, Prezi can add interest to any presentation, resume, tutorial, or other communication.

Improving the Accessibility of PREZI Improving the Accessibility of PREZI At the moment PREZI is often inaccessible to disabled people. The company have promised to address this in the future and hopefully things will improve, but in the meantime we would recommend that PREZI is not used. If you have to use PREZI the following are some guidelines to assist you in making it as accessible as possible. Prezi Guide: The 5 Essentials To Stop Your Audience Feeling Sick Prezi is nothing if not divisive. Some people love it, some people hate it - I'm in neither of those camps. I find it very useful in some situations, but still use good old fashioned PowerPoint Slides for more than half the presentations I give. Prezi should be used for a reason.

Atomic Learning: Prezi Training Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to login Beginning of dialog content User Settings End of dialog content Prezi structure is essential …or “Why most Prezi users should be SHOT”) Prezi is a great tool full of functions, but if you don’t follow good structure guidelines it can all go terribly wrong…. I admit it sounds harsh to say people should be shot, but actually it’s an acronym for what should be done to most Prezi users: They should be Stopped, Helped or Trained. Why? Read on.. As people start adopting Prezi, many of them forget 2 of the 4 pillars of an effective presentation: Message and structure. - Is Prezi Down Right Now? Server Status Check PreziWebsite Name: prezi.comURL Checked: Response Time: Last Down: Checking Prezi Nine strategies for teaching with Prezi Many faculty members are experimenting with Prezi as a presentation tool. Others have added it to their regular list of technology tools and some use it exclusively. Unfortunately, as with any tool, there are ways to use it badly. One of Prezi’s pitfalls is getting carried away with zooming around the canvas and rotating the screen. Accessibility Concerns of Using Prezi in Education In a previous post, Mea Culpa – Accessibility Concerns of Using External Tools in the LMS, I mentioned the accessibility concerns that come from using many of the popular external tools (Web 2.0 tools, if you will) inside the LMS. I previously posted about the accessibility issues with Slideshare. One tool that has become a darling of the edu crowd is Prezi. For this post, I’m not concentrating on the uses of Prezi within the LMS, but more generally at the a11y concerns with using Prezi in any way in education. Prezi is almost completely inaccessible to students with disabilities, particularly sight-challenged students. They admit as much, and currently don’t seem to have any concrete plans of addressing this shortcoming.

Journal of College Teaching & Learning (TLC) Abstract PowerPoint can be viewed as boring and commonplace (Craig & Amernic, 2006). While it is a great tool, using a more dynamic presentation editor may better capture the attention of a class or any other group of people. Having an editor that is cloud-based allows for more flexibility and collaboration than is possible with PowerPoint (Settle, Abrams, & Baker, 2011). Prezi is a cloud-based presentation editor that allows the user to create presentations that zoom. Prezi Blog Posts by Dan Steer 33 tips for Prezi users to improve their Prezi presentation. Including structure, movement, paths, backgrounds, rotated-text, quality screenshots, images, keyboard shortcuts, using YouTube, adding music and step-sounds, embedding in WordPress … Over the last few months, I have been browsing around for cool prezi tips . This post lists all my favourites.

Prezi: Substance and Style There’s been some discussion on a math listserv to which I belong about the merits of Prezi as a presentation tool. The concerns about Prezi expressed on the listserv are ones I’ve seen expressed many times elsewhere, that Prezis tend to be full of flashy zooms and rotations that don’t add anything to the substance of a presentation and sometimes make audience members dizzy. I took a few minutes to make a case for Prezi on the listserv, and I thought I would share what I wrote here on the blog. I’ll concur that I’ve seen some Prezis that were way more style over substance. But the ability to arrange content on a canvas non-linearly is a big advantage over more linear slideware like PowerPoint.

Using Prezi In Education On the educational scene, Prezi is fast becoming the new kid on the block. Prezi’s unique slick “zooming” function offers an increasingly popular alternative to the traditional PowerPoint presentations in education and business alike. Prezi is an online, Flash-based presentation creator who shares similar functionalities with other information presentation programmes such as Microsoft PowerPoint and Apple Keynotes. It is a visual learning tool which allows you to create maps of texts, images, videos, graphics, etc… and present them in a nonlinear way. The menu for adding elements has a very unique navigational approach and is easy to master. Prezi’s most noticeable feature is its zoom in and out function which really brings your message to life.