Using PowerPoint in the classroom

Links to useful information

PowerPoint Tutorials and Courses
A tutorial written by Paul Waite
An excellent PowerPoint tutorial
University of Wisconsin A PowerPoint tutorial from and excellent collection of computer tutorials
PowerPoint in the Classroom Some technical tips for building PowerPoint Presentations
Preparing Effective PowerPoint Presentations
A PowerPoint Presentation with some useful design tips.
Evo 2007 Online PowerPoint course that was held in February.  Some very useful information including links to articles both technical and didactical.
Images from the net   How to find and use images you find on the net in your documents - including a list of image collections on the web.
The Internet TESL Journal Some examples of PowerPoint Presentations built to practice English
ESL Galaxy More PowerPoint examples for use in the EFL classroom
Tools - image, sound, screen shots, .....
Speechi A free PowerPoint to Flash Converter
Audacity   A program for working with sound files
Microsoft Picture Manager
Edit your pictures with this microsoft tool
Picasa Googlews free image editor for basic image editing and organizing the images on your computer.
Fastone Capture Capture screen shots as images for use in projects
Jane's Guide...

A fantastic collection of free tools for learning using the internet

Ministry of Education website with information and forms for ordering subsidised Microsoft programs for teachers.