Best Practices for Using PowerPoint as a Presentation Aid

PowerPoint is NOT a presentation.  PowerPoint is a tool to enhance your presentation.  Use PowerPoint slides primarily for pictures, diagrams, formulas, graphs, definitions, etc.  Do NOT write your presentation out in PowerPoint.  Below are some tips and research on effective use of PowerPoint as an aid to your presentation.

1. 10/20/30 Rule

2. Presenting With PowerPoint

3. Top 10 Evidence-Based, Best Practices for PowerPoint in the Classroom

4. Handouts for PowerPoint Best Practices Workshop

5. Establishing Best Practices for the Use of PowerPoint as a Presentation Aid

6. How NOT to use PowerPoint