Self-Paced Professional Development Course
What is Nearpod?
How can I use it to enhance & transform my classroom?
- GREATLY increase student engagement with lessons that require their interaction.
- Collect and deliver video, web content, images, slides, PDF's and assessments to your students in an single, organized collection for the lesson.
- Create a make-up lesson for absent students.
- Create your own custom lessons or choose from thousands of high quality, teacher-authored lessons in their library of content.
What are other educators saying about it?
Things to Read and Watch
The content that follows will teach you more about using Nearpod in general.
Visit the NearPod Teacher Resource page to learn anything and everything about Nearpod.
Live webinars and self-paced lessons on:
- Getting Started
- Creating A Lesson
- Digital Citizenship
- Virtual Reality (VR) in the classroom
- Google & Nearpod Integrations
- Advanced Tips & Tricks
- Use Nearpod with your students! The best way to learn is to dive in!
- If you want to practice before you try it with your real class, feel free to email me and ask me to be your practice "student". (Sorry, but that offer only works for Southwest Parke teachers.)
- Try using a pre-made lesson from the Nearpod collection.
- Try creating your own Nearpod lesson, embedding all the content you want students to see and use during your lesson. Be sure to include interactive pieces every few slides to keep engagement high!
- Use the Nearpod Help Center below (or me) if you get stuck.
- Opportunity Webinar - Introducing Nearpod
- Converting Bundles To Nearpod Presentations
- YouTube Videos for Students Through EdPuzzle
- Adding PowerPoint Slides to Nearpod
- Nearpod's YouTube Channel
Helpful Links & Info
Nearpod Cheat Sheet (RRISD Instructional Technology)