Cobb Teachers Rock

National Teacher Appreciation Week kicks off next week with special emphasis on National Teacher Day on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017.  Between now and then, you can see the increase of gratitude showered upon teachers on social media by following the hashtag #ThankATeacher. Here in DML, we have been sure to take as many opportunities as possible to feature some of the amazing educators within the … Continue reading Cobb Teachers Rock

Officially Introducing: The Friday 5

One of the many projects that we have had in development within the Digital and Multimedia Learning Department is what we call “The Friday 5.” This interactive, multimedia resource has been designed to be a collection of concise, curated content shared from us to you, our colleagues, with the goal of  helping you enhance the digital and multimedia learning in your corner of the world. Starting with … Continue reading Officially Introducing: The Friday 5

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