Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tech Tip Friday

Recently I’ve had a great many students ask me about using PowerPoint for their presentations. While PowerPoint (or something similar) is okay in a pinch, why not explore something new and a tad more interesting? Here are just a few things (I have loads more) you might want to look into.

Use Stupeflix to mix photos, video and music into your own creative video.

 

 

One True Media is similar to Stupeflix.

 

 

 

Prezi is an excellent alternative to a boring Powerpoint.

 

 

 

Want a really fun way to gather some information and opinions? Check out aMap.

 

 

One last tip that I know many of you already know about…

When you want to perform a search you don’t have to go to Google or Yahoo (or whatever search engine you have set as a default). Simple type your search query into the address bar of your browser. It works with all browsers and saves you a step or two.

Check-out more tools and tips in my

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