What is Prezi?

Prezi is an alternative presentation tool.  It’s very different to PowerPoint.  I have used it in a few lessons now and rather like it.  I get the sense that my students prefer it to PowerPoint too (although I’d be grateful if my students could post their honest feedback on this blog post!)  It’s more dynamic than PowerPoint and more visually stimulating.

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Issuu Anyone?

Students… how would you feel about electronic workbooks or textbooks?  Would they be better or worse than paper books?  How easy would they be to read?  Try reading this magazine online to get a feel for how it would work.  (I know the subject might not be of interest – just look at the way it works).  I’d love to hear your comments!

An App for Everything

App Store

Image details – App Store by Christiano Betta, via Flickr

Mobile phone apps – it’s not just Angry Birds and Facegoo you know!  There are actually some great educational apps out there that are worth a look.  Check out these links:

Whilst the apps might not be relevent to the course you are studying, it’s important to keep learning regardless.  Pick an app to help you learn something new…