Presentations and Design

Presentations are a common genre of communication across college classrooms, and it often falls on composition instructors to discuss visual aids and presentation best practices. This workshop addresses the connections between design and content, and introduces alternative ways to use presentation software in your classroom (including Prezi).

Before you start: Have a mobile device ready or be logged into your computer

Materials for Presentations and Design

Helpful Links:

  • Poll Everywhere, a site that allows you to make and share polls your audience can interact with and receive results in real-time
  • Socrative, a site that allows you to build short quizzes that students can access on their mobile devices
  • Prezi, a more spatially-focused presentation software