public speaking

Types of Presentation Visual Aids

There are several types of visual aids that work well when giving a presentation. It is helpful to practice using them before actually delivering the presentation. All visual aids should be free of grammatical errors and clutter. When presenting describe the content and add a few anecdotes or meaningful details. Do not ready your aids [...]

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Involving Students in Presentations

As a successful instructor you will be able to introduce activities, give instructions, assign students to small groups, and process activity results. When you introduce an activity you should explain the objectives, and emphasize the benefits and potential outcomes of the learning activity. Interaction among students contributes to a successful experience. Varying the composition of [...]

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Presentations to Students

Delivering effective presentations to students is very similar to giving a presentation to a board meeting, group of peers, or even complete strangers. There are common characteristics of effective presentations. This article will look at presenting in a class type environment where the presenter has control of the environment and topic, however it will be [...]

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15 Presentation Tips

One of the most important presentation tips to remember is know your audience. Obviously, we aren’t talking about knowing each and every person and what their favorite color is but you need to know what their basic needs are and the information they want to hear. They are most likely interested in hearing you speak [...]

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