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Episode 93: The Battle Against Bad PowerPoint

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The following is from the March 8, 2012, edition of The Chronicle of Higher Education.

March 15, 2012

Jose A. Bowen

Everyone’s heard horror stories about professors who lecture by reading straight from prepared slides.

Jose A. Bowen, dean of Meadows School of the Arts at Southern Methodist University, hopes to put an end to such disasters. He talks to The Chronicle of Higher Education Tech Therapy team about his new book, Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of Your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning (coming in August 2012).

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Each month, The Chronicle’s Tech Therapy podcast offers analysis of and advice on what the latest gadgets and buzzwords mean for professors, administrators, and students. Join hosts Jeff Young, The Chronicle’s technology editor, and Warren Arbogast, a technology consultant who works with colleges, for a lively discussion—as well as interviews with leading thinkers in technology.