Creating Powerful Presentations

Many of us have created presentations for one occasion or another, but are we doing them well?  Are they actually engaging our desired audience(s)? When creating truly engaging face-to-face or online presentations, a best practice is to include more memorable graphics while the text works to summarize the main idea or topic.  People learn more when presented with a picture-only presentation with a narrative versus … Continue reading Creating Powerful Presentations

Flipping Your Staff Meetings

In addition to the Office of Learning Resources, The Digital and Multimedia Learning Department also includes an Office of Online Professional Learning, which is lead by veteran educator Joe Crawford.   Within this arm of Professional Learning in the Cobb County School District, Joe focuses upon online professional learning solutions.  This week’s post illustrates a professional learning strategy administrators can implement to provide more meaningful and teacher-centered … Continue reading Flipping Your Staff Meetings