Chock full of insights and information, this humorous and practical book offers an excellent opportunity to learn how to become more effective communicators and to use the power of visuals to the best advantage in the classroom. The author – an award-winning educator and veteran presenter – provides guidance on many topics including: the subliminal effects of color (which ones to use, which ones to avoid), appropriate use of typefaces and fonts, the role of text and bullets vs graphical images, clip art vs photographic images, killer charts, graphs and templates, new approaches to presentations and learning, the hows and whys of visual humor, and finding high-quality, no-cost visual resources for teacher and student use.

120 pages - $22.95

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