SlideShare is a useful resource for finding quality presentations to share in the classroom.
Inside this 3-Minute Classroom Problem Solver video, take a look at how you can use SlideShare to find presentations. Whenever you'd like to cover a new topic with students in an engaging way, there's no reason to reinvent the wheel. Chances are, someone else has created a presentation on this topic already.
80 million professionals trust SlideShare to learn about any topic quickly from subject matter experts. – About SlideShare
Watch this video to learn how you can get started with this educational web tool.
Take a minute now to check out SlideShare, and all the information available there. I think you'll be impressed!
Looking for more resources? Take a look at SimpleK12's course catalog for hundreds of professional development videos designed specifically for teachers.
Here are a couple I think you'll find useful:
Dos and Don'ts for Creating Good Presentations. Have you ever sat through a presentation that was either difficult to follow, visually jarring, or worse yet, put you to sleep? Do you want to make sure that your own presentations are engaging, visually appealing, and easy to follow? In this webinar, learn some of the dos and don'ts of creating a good electronic presentation. Discuss elements such as proper layout, amount of text, backgrounds, and fonts. Leave with ideas you can apply to your own presentations or share with your students.
Go Google for Presentations. Have you ever wanted students to collaborate on presentations outside of class, but file sharing and logistics were a problem? Or have you ever wanted to give a presentation, but weren't sure if the computer available had the right software installed? Or perhaps your school just can't afford the presentation software. In this session, we cover a presentation application that easily solves all of these problems – Google Presentations. Learn step-by-step how to build a Google Presentation of your own.
About Our “Find Presentations” Presenter
Monica Burns is an Education Consultant, EdTech Blogger, and Apple Distinguished Educator. Monica works with teachers to make technology integration exciting and accessible at all grade levels. She has conducted well over 50 unique training sessions for SimpleK12, click here to take a look at more videos from Monica.
About the Author
Kimber Thompson is a Lead Moderator for SimpleK12 webinars and a Contributing Editor for SimpleK12.com. She writes frequently about education topics and is passionate about tools and techniques that inspire young learners. You may reach her with ideas and comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.