Does PowerPoint Help or Hinder Student Learning?

“I’ve had some nagging concerns about PowerPoint for some time now. I should be upfront and admit to not using it; when I taught or currently in my presentations. Perhaps that clouds my objectivity …” (more)

[Maryellen Weimer, Faculty Focus, 1 August]


One Response to “Does PowerPoint Help or Hinder Student Learning?”

  1. Brian Mulligan Says:

    Powerpoint is a great tool and much maligned. Probably because most people don’t know how to present with it. It’s amazing how many experts in teaching and learning that I’ve seen use it badly. It’s not rocket science and needs no advanced learning theories. Just get your hands on a set of tips and tricks for Powerpoint and do what they say.

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