Using PowerPoint to Edit or Create Videos

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Although we think of PowerPoint as being best suited to building slides, in reality, it has evolved into a video creation tool, as well. You can easily trim and edit simple videos using this popular app. Or, take it further by using timed transitions and animations, narrated slides and inserted screen recordings to build custom videos for your course. All this, without learning complex video editing software!

Learn more about working with animations, transitions and multimedia in PowerPoint to continue enhancing your skills in using PowerPoint to produce videos for learning.

Jess Wilkinson

Jesslyn is the Educational Technology Officer at Conestoga. An Ontario Certified Teacher, and holding a B.A. and B.Ed., Jesslyn researches and promotes new technologies for faculty to enhance pedagogical practices. She brings to the role her experience as a Google and Microsoft certified technology trainer and as a classroom teacher in South Korea, Mongolia, and Ontario, focusing on special education and assistive learning technologies. She is available for workshops, consultations, and support with using technology in higher education contexts.

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