Presentation Software

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is an excellent product for making presentation.  PowerPoint can be used to allow students to very creative with sound, video, and graphics. 

Product Information

This is the Microsoft PowerPoint product support page.  The page contains valuable resources for the current and future versions of the tool.  Periodically, there will be additional style or charts posted on the site.

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/FX010857971033.aspx

Technical Support

The following link will direct you to the support center for Inspiration.  The site is light on technical support. However, the product is very easy to use and the user may not need a let of help.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/office/understanding/powerpoint/default.aspx

Microsoft Visio

Microsoft Visio is used as a business application for providing all types of charts and diagrams.  I am including information for this product because the parents of some students may be more familiar with the tool. 

Product Information

This is the Microsoft Visio product support page.  The page contains valuable resources for the current and future versions of the tool.  Periodically, there will be additional style or charts posted on the site.

http://office.microsoft.com/Visio

Technical Support

The following link will direct you to the support center for Inspiration.  The site is light on technical support. However, the product is very easy to use and the user may not need a let of help.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/office/understanding/visio/default.aspx

Inspiration

Inspirations is similar to Microsoft Visio.  It provides is an excellent tool for creating presentations, word maps, and complex concept maps.  Inspiration is tailored for the learner and provides them with a better user experience than will Microsoft Visio. 

Product Information

This is the Inspiration support page.  The page contains valuable resources for the current and future versions of the tool.

http://www.inspiration.com/productinfo/inspiration/index.cfm

Technical Support

The following link will direct you to the support center for Inspiration.  The site is light on technical support. However, the product is very easy to use and the user may not need a let of help.

http://www.inspiration.com/techsupport/index.cfm