Developing Effective Presentations


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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

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  • Developing Effective Presentations

    1. 1. Powerful Presentations Brought to you by your Prevention Partners Brock, Tricia, Orvella and LaDonna
    2. 2. Powerful Presentations “ Hey, Mister … drop the bullet points…” December 15, 2008
    3. 3. Kansas Map
    4. 4. World Map
    5. 5. YouTube Video
    6. 6. Learning Objectives <ul><li>Demonstrate new ways to collaborate </li></ul>
    7. 7. Learning Objectives <ul><li>Demonstrate new ways to collaborate </li></ul><ul><li>Experience the benefits of Elluminate </li></ul>
    8. 8. Learning Objectives <ul><li>Demonstrate new ways to collaborate </li></ul><ul><li>Experience the benefits of Elluminate </li></ul><ul><li>Tips for developing engaging slide decks </li></ul>
    9. 9. Everything Evolves …
    10. 10. What have we learned …
    11. 11. Did U Know 1
    12. 12. Visuals improve learning Visuals improve learning?
    13. 13. By what % do visuals improve learning? <ul><li>40% </li></ul><ul><li>72% </li></ul><ul><li>89% </li></ul><ul><li>54% </li></ul><ul><li>69% </li></ul>
    14. 14. Did u know 2
    15. 15. Did u know 2.5
    16. 16. This is your Brain …
    17. 17. On Bullet Points On bullet points!
    18. 18. Brains wired 4 novelty I’ve never seen anything like THAT before! Our brains are wired … … for novelty
    19. 19. Theme Use themes to create novelty
    20. 20. Lessons from Star Trek
    21. 21. Dog theme
    22. 22. THIS ONE ? THIS ONE or
    23. 23. Cognitive Load <ul><li>How hard our working memory has to work for us to learn </li></ul><ul><li>It comes from level of difficulty of content </li></ul><ul><li>The way the content is organized or displayed </li></ul><ul><li>The mental processes require to reach a learning goal </li></ul>
    24. 24. Cognitive Load
    25. 25. This One OR This One
    26. 26. Chart
    27. 27. Uncluttered charts Keep it simple
    28. 28. This One OR This One
    29. 29. Dark on Light Background Which one is the better choice?
    30. 30. Use Pix in Unusual ways 1 Use pictures in unusual ways
    31. 31. Use pix in unusual ways
    32. 32. Fonts are like chips Fonts are like chips …
    33. 33. Which type fits best? Times New Roman American Typewriter Tahoma Arial Verdana Gill Sans Footlight MT Light
    34. 34. Word Find
    35. 35. Emotions Tap into Emotions
    36. 36. Questions Use words in or near the picture
    37. 37. Questions What’s your funniest half-baked idea?
    38. 38. Social Media Have Fun! Mix it up!
    39. 39. Where to find free photos?
    40. 40. Social Media Pizza
    41. 41. Slideshare
    42. 42. Embed Presentations
    43. 43. Social Media Pizza
    44. 44. Change Stretches Us
    45. 45. Books Pssst! The Blog is Free! Available at Amazon and other Bookstores Under $20 Under $40 $40
    46. 46. Photo Citations <ul><li>Monkey </li></ul><ul><li>Laughter </li></ul><ul><li>Harry Potter http://www. flickr .com/photos/pigatto/333486434/ </li></ul><ul><li>Did you know? http://www. flickr .com/photos/topgold/405492474/ </li></ul><ul><li>Did you know? </li></ul><ul><li>Too many choices </li></ul><ul><li>Baby at mixer </li></ul><ul><li>Left Brain/Right Brain </li></ul><ul><li>Other photos are from </li></ul>
    47. 47. YouTube Video Sources <ul><li>How NOT to use PowerPoint </li></ul><ul><li>Creative Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Medieval Help Desk </li></ul>Slideshare Examples <ul><li>Star Trek </li></ul><ul><li>Beth Kanter’s dog theme </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media as leverage Point </li></ul>
    48. 48. 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