IT Learning Programme Advent Learning: Week 3

As the nights draw in and Christmas comes ever closer, our third advent blog post brings you a collection of videos which will help you record your Christmas memories. We kick off with this excellent introduction to photography. And once … Continue reading

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IT Learning Programme – Advent Learning: Week 2

The second week of Advent already, and our blog turns its attention to making your seasonal greetings more fun and creative. Our hand-picked lynda.com videos this week focus on how to make greetings cards, labels and videos. There are so … Continue reading

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Mayer Rules

I’m reading John Medina’s ‘Brain Rules’. He relates current research into the chemistry and structure of the brain to the classroom and the office. I’ve just read his summary of five of Mayer’s rules for presentations, and they are so … Continue reading

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Using Sound and Video in PowerPoint

Question: I use Powerpoint regularly to give presentations. I’d like to include sound clips in my presentations but I’ve been to several talks where the speaker couldn’t play the sound files for whatever reason. Answer: PowerPoint does sometimes fail to … Continue reading

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