Digital Presentation Tools for Teens

For teens, what could be worse than a class presentation? (Probably puberty.) Either way, a simple remedy for "presentation paranoia" is for teens to have confidence in themselves. Finding reliable technology to help them demonstrate their ideas clearly can make all the difference. While many applications help you make basic slide shows online, truly engaging visuals and professionally organized information can make a presentation rock! Here are a few online applications to make sure your teen is equipped with an arsenal of tech tools to dazzle their audiences and conquer public speaking.

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CAST UDL Book Builder

age 10+

Read, write, share -- there's no wrong way to enjoy a book.

URL: http://bookbuilder.cast.org/ (2012)
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LikeSo

age 11+

Speech tool tracks likes, totallys, and whatevers, ya know?

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2017)
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Keynote

age 12+

Create and share sharp, professional presentations.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2015)
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Adobe Spark Video: Movie Maker

age 13+

Create pro-quality video stories with this exceptional tool.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2018)
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Binumi

age 13+

Mix video clips, built-in content with flawed freemium tool.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2017)
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Animoto: Slideshow Maker

age 13+

Freemium slideshow tool better on privacy than similar apps.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook (2017)
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Astound - Voice and Speech Coach

age 13+

Punch up your public speaking with a virtual vocal coach.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2019)
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Educreations

age 13+

Easy app takes the traditional whiteboard to a new level.

Devices: iPad (2017)
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Explain EDU

age 13+

Powerhouse presentation tool has a multitude of features.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2018)
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Fotobabble

age 13+

Fun photo sharing app with audio has some privacy concerns.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2012)
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Scoot & Doodle

age 13+

Collaborative drawing tool helps distant families play.

Platforms: Google+ (2012)
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Tick. Done.

age 13+

Social how-to stories simple to make, easy to access.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2019)
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Soundcircles

age 15+

Picture + sound is fun, but withholding cool options is not.

Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad (2017)
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