Inspiring Learning & Creativity: Presentations that Engage

"My belief is that PowerPoint doesn't kill meetings. People kill meetings."
- Peter Norvig, Google, Inc.

"If your words and images are not on point, making them dance in color won't make them relevant."
-Edward Tufte, Professor Emeritus at Yale


  • Unit/project plans
  • Papers
  • Consultations next week


  • Debrief of UDL/AT connection
  • Connecting UDL principles to presentations
  • A PowerPoint on PowerPoint


  • Presentations that Engage

Exercise: Developing your own template

  • Identify a topic or concept that's important in your content area
  • ON PAPER, identify your core message
  • ON PAPER, storyboard how you might tell your story (make it sticky)
  • In PowerPoint mock up some slides

Presentation Resources