Education that’s not to the point

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

My belief that the PowerPoint presentation is the worst thing that ever happened to modern education was verified a few months ago while I was observing a training session on the art of marketing complex technology. At one point, the teacher stopped his PowerPoint presentation to rant about the tyranny of PowerPoint presentations.

The trainer bemoaned the skull-numbing effect that an endless stream of bullet points and images has on a listener.

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