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This is the deck for a 90 minute Elluminate Session with Prevention Partners Brock Fairbrother, Tricia Korthanke, and Orvella Romine, Colby, KS

This is the deck for a 90 minute Elluminate Session with Prevention Partners Brock Fairbrother, Tricia Korthanke, and Orvella Romine, Colby, KS



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  • Powerful Presentations Brought to you by your Prevention Partners Brock, Tricia, Orvella and LaDonna
  • Powerful Presentations “ Hey, Mister … drop the bullet points…” December 15, 2008
  • Kansas Map
  • World Map
  • YouTube Video
  • Learning Objectives
    • Demonstrate new ways to collaborate
  • Learning Objectives
    • Demonstrate new ways to collaborate
    • Experience the benefits of Elluminate
  • Learning Objectives
    • Demonstrate new ways to collaborate
    • Experience the benefits of Elluminate
    • Tips for developing engaging slide decks
  • Everything Evolves …
  • What have we learned …
  • Did U Know 1
  • Visuals improve learning Visuals improve learning?
  • By what % do visuals improve learning?
    • 40%
    • 72%
    • 89%
    • 54%
    • 69%
  • Did u know 2
  • Did u know 2.5
  • This is your Brain …
  • On Bullet Points On bullet points!
  • Brains wired 4 novelty I’ve never seen anything like THAT before! Our brains are wired … … for novelty
  • Theme Use themes to create novelty
  • Lessons from Star Trek
  • Dog theme
  • Cognitive Load
    • How hard our working memory has to work for us to learn
    • It comes from level of difficulty of content
    • The way the content is organized or displayed
    • The mental processes require to reach a learning goal
  • Cognitive Load
  • This One OR This One
  • Chart
  • Uncluttered charts Keep it simple
  • This One OR This One
  • Dark on Light Background Which one is the better choice?
  • Use Pix in Unusual ways 1 Use pictures in unusual ways
  • Use pix in unusual ways
  • Fonts are like chips Fonts are like chips …
  • Which type fits best? Times New Roman American Typewriter Tahoma Arial Verdana Gill Sans Footlight MT Light
  • Word Find
  • Emotions Tap into Emotions
  • Questions Use words in or near the picture
  • Questions What’s your funniest half-baked idea?
  • Social Media Have Fun! Mix it up!
  • Where to find free photos?
  • Social Media Pizza
  • Slideshare
  • Embed Presentations
  • Social Media Pizza
  • Change Stretches Us
  • Books Pssst! The Blog is Free! Available at Amazon and other Bookstores Under $20 Under $40 $40
  • Photo Citations
    • Monkey http://www.flickr.com/photos/fncll/135465557/
    • Laughter http://www.flickr.com/photos/54289096@N00/1934009763
    • Harry Potter http://www. flickr .com/photos/pigatto/333486434/
    • Did you know? http://www. flickr .com/photos/topgold/405492474/
    • Did you know? http://www.flickr.com/photos/topgold/405492472/
    • Too many choices http://www.flickr.com/photos/tshirbert/118250140/
    • Baby at mixer http://www.flickr.com/photos/nyki_m/2702287648/
    • Left Brain/Right Brain http://www.flickr.com/photos/vaxzine/2278300537/
    • Other photos are from www.istockphoto.com
  • YouTube Video Sources
    • How NOT to use PowerPoint http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ORxFwBR4smE
    • Creative Commons http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BESbnMJg9M
    • Medieval Help Desk http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQHX-SjgQvQ
    Slideshare Examples
    • Star Trek http://www.slideshare.net/weblover/10-life-lessons-from-star-trek-presentation
    • Beth Kanter’s dog theme http://www.slideshare.net/kanter/college-of-consultants-presentation-kellogg-action-lab-presentation/
    • Social Media as leverage Point http://www.slideshare.net/ladcoy/social-media-as-systems-leverage-point-presentation
  • Licensing This presentation is licensed under CREATIVE COMMONS. This means you can use it, or parts thereof, as long as appropriate attribution is given and your results are made available under this same license. The license prohibits using this presentation for commercial purposes. A list of citations and links is included for your reference and use. Please cite all photos to the original source. Suggested Attribution: Source: LaDonna Coy, MHR, CPS, CDLA, Learning for Change, Inc., Technology in Prevention Blog, Slide deck is available on Slideshare