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The Best Prezi Tips I Found Today

The 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! Given the initial success of this post and my work with Prezi, I now run a training session on the tool. Right, let’s get started… 1 Create your basic structure close up, then add details zoomed-in This is in line with my work on how to make a presentation in 5 steps. For more information about how to use Prezi dimensions properly, check out my post: “Prezi structure tips … or why most Prezi users should be S.H.O.T” 2 Don’t overdo movement Good Prezi movement and structure is explained in detail here: “Prezi structure tips … or why most Prezi users should be S.H.O.T” ..in order to move things from the front/back of the canvas

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Import PowerPoint to Prezi with Style: 10 Steps, 20 Minutes Prezi offers a great function to simply import PowerPoint presentations. But if you want to do it with style, follow these 10 steps… (Note: In this post, I have used my Cefora HRM Day PPT presentation on new ways of learning as the working example. Have a look at that first, then check out my finished Prezi presentation here – its simple, but nice.) 70,944 Free PowerPoint templates - High Quality b 58,086 Free PowerPoint Templates and Backgrounds Over time we have built up a collection of 58,086 free PowerPoint templates, themes and PowerPoint Backgrounds. Two Wonderful Visual Lists of Educational iPad Apps for Teachers and Students In their attempts to establish a 1:1 program for the year 6 class, St Oliver Plunket has recently held a series of workshops in order to develop their students skills before they were officially given management of their very own devices. The workshops were particularly centered around teaching students about some tips and tricks for managing their iPad, email etiquette, successful searching and copyright and creative commons. I personally was thrilled by the efforts these people from St Oliver are putting into making their 1:1 program a success and I hope other schools would do the same. What attracts my attention more than anything else in this program are the two lists of core apps curated for both teachers and students.

Presentation Skills During Presentation Skills training, we learn all about the 4 pillars of an effective presentation: Message, Structure, Content and Style. In content and style, we also look at how visual supports are used to support and message and speech: What would be the minimum effective dose when it comes to discussing a certain topic? Is a chart a better way of showing growth than a table? Should I add some images to my PowerPoint? And what kind of visual style should I use? belearner.com plate-forme scolaire Because we are always learning... A new way of learning Be learner is a powerful tool for training and learning. But much more than just a simple solution for e-learning, this interactive web service is central to discovering and sharing new information. BeLearner.com provides an opportunity, access and visibility in real-time to all users. Furthermore, this project’s agenda is to offer content and services in the areas of educational support, technical communication and multimedia project development.

Resources for Prezi Workshop I’m presenting a workshop on using Prezi tomorrow. The agenda includes What is Prezi, and what are its pros and cons? Prezi training with @dan_steer on 16th + 23rd January 2013 (9am to 1.30pm) I have spent several months getting up-to-speed on the tool and am now offering that expertise via 2 half-days of hands-on training. If you are wondering how to use Prezi in a professional way, but didn’t take the time yet to figure it out for yourself, come to this training. If you are not so good self-learning and need some expert input, come to this training… Next edition = 16th and 23rd January 2013 (9am to 1.30pm) , Brussels Email me on mail @ dansteer . com for more information and to book a place

5 Interactive Map Generator Apps for Teachers 5 Interactive Map Generator Apps for Teachers Posted on Wed, Sep 12, 2012 @ 08:26 AM Artistically challenged? Tired of looking at hand-drawn maps that barely resemble their topographical subject? Perhaps it’s time to re-energize and refocus your students—and yourself—with Interactive Map Generator Apps for teachers. Auto upload photos from your computer to Google Photos If you have been getting started with Google Photos, then you have probably checked out Google Photos on the Web and the mobile device of your choice. That's what I did last week. I am an old Picasa user and struggled through the awkward Photos-as-part-of-Google+ years before blossoming with Google Photos. I love its navigation, cross-platform functionality and search capability, in addition to the fact that Photos is again its own application.

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