Presentation Tools

Use these tools to jazz up your presentations or have students present their projects in new and innovative ways using these tools.

Prezi— Zoom through your story in this cloud based, nonlinear free presentation tool. The use of images, voice, music, and videos can enhance presentations. These presentations can are collaborative and accessible simultaneously from different locations. (Prezi Tutorial)

Animoto—Turn photos and music into rich videos. Educators can apply for a free Animoto Plus account for use in the classroom.

Powerpoint—Presentation software that is free to faculty and staff with ability to choose templates and use images.

SlideShare—upload and publicly or privately share PowerPoint presentations, documents or PDFs

Voicethread—Presentation and conversation tool that allows images and voice to be presented from the cloud.—Free and easy to use presentation tool that adds video or audio to a document or presentation.

Kizoa—Create videos, slideshows and collages using this free tool.

There is a wealth of information on the internet including many more tools for you or your students to use. Feel free to do a Google search for “best web 2.0 (type of tool)” and you are bound to come up with a few new and great tools. If you would like more information on how to do a more advanced Google search or fair use please contact the Academic Excellence & Development office at 608-785-9152 or email at