Posts by Michael Kolowich

The Quiet Power of the Online Presentation “Flip Deck”

Flip Decks are the fast and smart way to share and track your online presentations

As impressive as a video-narrated, chapterized, footnoted, and quiz-enhanced online presentation can be, sometimes you don’t have even the short amount of time it takes to assemble such a multimedia wonder in Knovio.  Or maybe you’re shy and don’t feel comfortable adding video or audio narration to your presentation. We get that. That’s why we…

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What TV News Anchors Teach Us about Framing Video Selfies

We can learn a lot about video framing techniques just from paying closer attention to our newscasters.

After looking at a few thousand video “selfies” made with the online presentation tools built into the Knovio online video platform, the conclusion is inescapable: most people don’t intuitively know how to frame their self-headshot for maximum effect.  It’s worthwhile, then, to take a moment to see how the network news programs showcase their anchor…

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Flip the Webinar

In an article entitled, “Flipping the Classroom”, Cynthia J. Brame, Assistant Director of the Center for Teaching at Vanderbilt University, describes the ”flipped classroom”, as introducing students to the subject matter before attending class. The students then use class time to discuss and analyze the material, which helps deepen their learning. Applying this new model…

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