Prezi: Trading Linear Presentations for Conceptual Learning Experiences
Counseling | Education | Social and Behavioral Sciences
As the influx of technology into pedagogical practice steadily increases, educators routinely find themselves searching for effective technologies that will enhance their abilities to teach within higher cognitive domains, thus directing learners towards the construction of knowledge. Prezi is a web based presentation application that allows users to move away from this linear model and design a concept map style presentation on an infinite flash-based canvas. The Prezi presentation format effectively pushes learners to develop knowledge via analysis, evaluation, and creation. This poster session will demonstrate how to build a Prezi presentation based on cognitive theories to ensure it is not just a fancy PowerPoint presentation. Specifically, it will demonstrate how Prezi
Rockinson-Szapkiw, Amanda; Tucker, Justin M.; and Knight, Anita, "Prezi: Trading Linear Presentations for Conceptual Learning Experiences" (2011). Faculty Publications and Presentations. 173.