Cool Trick: Moving from PowerPoint to Google Slides

Struggling to move to Google apps because of your long-standing love affair with PowerPoint? Learn how to move on painlessly!

If you’ve been working with computer-aided teaching for the past twenty years, you’ve probably become used to Microsoft’s PowerPoint, the juggernaut of presentation software. Many teachers resist the Google move because they believe it means losing the power of PPT. Worry not! You can have that power and the flexibility of file sharing with Google Slides! Check this out!



Visit these links for more help!

Exporting SmartNotebook files into PowerPoint format

Google Tips (Select Slides as the product.)

“Using Google Slides” by Eric Curtis (text-based support)

“5 Reasons to Replace PowerPoint with Google Slides” by Inside Higher Ed

Author: Alexander Clarkson

After ten years of teaching English language arts at Southview High School and three years at McCord Junior High School, Alex is the first digital instruction specialist for Sylvania Schools. He moves from building to building helping teachers reach and engage their students through digital learning.

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