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Making and using media to learn
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Prezentt

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Prezentt is a web app that helps presenters to get a 1000% better interaction with their audience through a range of tools. Share your slides with your audience immediately, track questions and follow ups, save time and get much greater audience engagement.


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Mainly aimed at business but might be useful in BYOD classrooms
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Roberta Bano's curator insight, November 17, 2014 6:07 AM

beautiful presentations, also interactive

Benjamin Labarthe-Piol's curator insight, November 21, 2014 10:31 AM

Useful

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This Is Your Brain on Good Storytelling

You know that people love a good story, but have you ever thought about why? Neuroscience offers intriguing answers.
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How to Convert PowerPoint Presentations to Interactive E-learning Courses: Free E-book - e-Learning Feeds

How to Convert PowerPoint Presentations to Interactive E-learning Courses: Free E-book - e-Learning Feeds | Media Education | Scoop.it
Training Managers would have made hundreds of presentations during the course of their jobs, handling an array of topics. These presentations serve as useful aids …
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Presentation Zen: 10 tips for improving your presentations & speeches

Presentation Zen: 10 tips for improving your presentations & speeches | Media Education | Scoop.it
In September of this year, I was asked back to the TEDxKyoto stage to give a few words regarding tips from storytelling as they relate to modern presentations. The 15-minute talk can be viewed below. The title of the talk...
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StoryShift is a new storytelling medium. Why hasn’t it caught on?

StoryShift is a new storytelling medium. Why hasn’t it caught on? | Media Education | Scoop.it
James Renner on the modern answer to classic Choose Your Own Adventure gamebooks
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9 Free Tools For Digital Storytelling

9 Free Tools For Digital Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
Stories are important. Whether one tells a story to evoke emotion or to gain a new client, there’s a certain simplicity in it that speaks to a lot of people, as everyone has a story to tell. Now with technology, there’s digital strorytelling too.

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Some I knew, some I'll be trying

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Hijacking Cinema: Advice on Transmedia Storytelling - MovieMaker Magazine

Hijacking Cinema: Advice on Transmedia Storytelling - MovieMaker Magazine | Media Education | Scoop.it
Video games, apps, infographics—new media is increasingly breaking down cinema's four walls, working in tandem with a film to build a more immersive, multidisciplinary experience for viewers (or "users").

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Femke Wolting:  "Video games, apps, infographics—new media is increasingly breaking down cinema's four walls, working in tandem with a film to build a more immersive, multidisciplinary experience for viewers (or "users"). But how do moviemakers tell one cohesive story across so many different platforms?"

Vivalist's curator insight, November 4, 2014 5:31 PM

Packed with cool features.

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The Components of a Digital Age Learning Ecosystem

The Components of a Digital Age Learning Ecosystem | Media Education | Scoop.it
An ecosystem is a system formed by the interaction of a community of living organisms with each other and their environment. (Dictionary.com, 2014) When I visit a digital age classroom where studen...
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5 Visual Elements in E-learning

5 Visual Elements in E-learning | Media Education | Scoop.it
Visual design plays a vital role in eLearning course development, here let us see learn more about it.Read more ›
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Teaching video literacy for a media revolution

Teaching video literacy for a media revolution | Media Education | Scoop.it
Michael Rosenblum: it's vitally important we teach people how to communicate their ideas in video so they might speak the media language we are all increasingly using

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Storytelling Using Social Media: 9 Ways to Tell Your Story [SLIDESHARE]

Storytelling Using Social Media: 9 Ways to Tell Your Story [SLIDESHARE] | Media Education | Scoop.it
These 9 methods can seem overwhelming at first but you don’t have to do all 9 at once, ideally one of these methods jumped out at you as something you already love to do but never thought of it as a way of telling your story.
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The 5 Common Elements of Good Storytelling

The 5 Common Elements of Good Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
Everything can be a story -- you've just got to tell it.
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Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, November 13, 2014 2:19 PM

Not really reading but story telling is part of this. A very interesting article and I would really like to go and hear this man tell his stories. 

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The Psychology of Color in PowerPoint Presentations

The Psychology of Color in PowerPoint Presentations | Media Education | Scoop.it
Discover how the colors you choose for your PowerPoint and presentations can guide the emotional response of your audience.
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Tell me a story: augmented reality technology in museums

Tell me a story: augmented reality technology in museums | Media Education | Scoop.it
Storytelling is key to the museum experience, so what do you get when you add tech? Curator-led, non-linear digital tales
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How to Make Your Presentations Better Without Opening Your Mouth

Body language and voice tone account for 63 percent of communication.
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Why 3-D TV Was a Bit Too Early

Why 3-D TV Was a Bit Too Early | Media Education | Scoop.it
James Cameron discusses the future of storytelling, including consumers embracing the new, glasses-free 3-D technology.
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Learning to do the creative side of video stories

Learning to do the creative side of video stories | Media Education | Scoop.it
I find myself getting stumped on video due to lack of experience. With photography, it's a lot easier b/c each photo stands alone. A video piece, on the other hand, will weave together lots of scenes.
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Report: Teachers Better at Using Tech than Digital Native Students -- THE Journal

Report: Teachers Better at Using Tech than Digital Native Students -- THE Journal | Media Education | Scoop.it
It's time to give up the notion that "digital natives" are more tech savvy than their teachers. According to a recent study of middle school science students and teachers, the teachers tended to have greater technology use.

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YouTube Doubles Its Frame Rate (And Here's Why You Should Care)

YouTube Doubles Its Frame Rate (And Here's Why You Should Care) | Media Education | Scoop.it
Frame rates are boring tech jargon, we know. But YouTube has just made a major upgrade that will affect content creators everywhere.
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Enhancing Student Engagement with Their Studies: A Digital Storytelling Approach

Enhancing Student Engagement with Their Studies: A Digital Storytelling Approach | Media Education | Scoop.it
Higher education institutions in South Africa are faced with low throughput rates, and the need to enhance students’ interest in their studies is a key objective for higher education institutions.
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The Power of Visual Storytelling

Subscribe to the NewsCred Blog: http://newscred.com/subscribe NewsCred and Getty Images have joined forces to create a guide on how brands can incorporate visu…
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Making the Internet of Things Understand Your Voice | MIT Technology Review

Making the Internet of Things Understand Your Voice | MIT Technology Review | Media Education | Scoop.it
With natural-language processing aided by crowdsourced data, Wit.ai aims to make smartphones, wearables, and drones heed your call.
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