Monthly Archive:: July 2015

Globally Connected Education & Nearpod

Guest post by Eoin Lenihan & Jennifer Williams It has never been easier to be a globally connected educator. With Twitter, Skype, Facebook, and Google+, it is possible for teachers to foster connections and share ideas with fellow educators the world over. As teachers today scour the globe for new ideas to improve the learning experiences […]

#PioNearChat: Thinking Outside the “Pod”, Creative Uses for Nearpod in the Classroom

The vast majority of teachers who use Nearpod are rocking their instruction, yet may only be using it as a suped-up PowerPoint, or as a quick way to grade a quiz.  As great as those two are, Nearpod do a lot more to revolutionize your teaching practice. In this week’s #PioNearChat, led by Lauren Boucher, […]

Choose the Nearpod Edition that’s right for you!

Nearpod offers three amazing editions for you to choose from. Here are details about each edition to help you figure out which Nearpod account best fits your needs.

Digital Citizenship #PioNearChat

On Tuesday, July 14th at 7PM EDT join us on Twitter by following the hashtag #PioNearChat to discuss your experience with integrating Digital Citizenship into your curriculum. Shawn Kim, Academic Technology Specialist at Stanford University, will be leading the discussion: What does it mean to be a 21st century student? In a connected world, our […]

Nearpod: A “Classroom Management System” that empowers teachers and improves classroom interactions

Our CEO, Guido Kovalskys, shares the ideas that built Nearpod and how the platform is empowering teachers through interaction, personalization, and feedback.

Why we chose Reach Capital, again.

I’d like to share a few words about why we chose to partner with Reach Capital in this incredible adventure of building an instructional tool that teachers love.