• Back to School: Icebreakers and first week of school activities with Nearpod

    July 29, 2022 DarriStephens

    Planning for back to school? Explore these first week of school activities and icebreakers to use with your students.

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  • 10 Ideas for redesigning a new teacher orientation

    June 30, 2022 DarriStephens

    Facing a teaching shortage crisis, school and district administrators are redesigning their new teacher orientations. Use these Nearpod tips!

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  • Instructional design: The art of lesson planning

    June 27, 2022 DarriStephens

    Lesson planning is the artistry of teaching. Learn how instructional design can help craft engaging learning experiences in the classroom.

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  • 22 Tips I wish I'd known as a first year teacher

    22 Tips I wish I’d known as a first year teacher

    June 17, 2022 DarriStephens

    Experienced educators share what they wish they would have known as a first year teacher. Explore tips in this cheat sheet for new teachers.

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  • Actionable steps to address learning loss

    Actionable steps to address learning loss

    April 25, 2022 DarriStephens

    Explore actionable steps you can take to address learning loss with your teachers and staff using tips and resources from Nearpod.

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  • nearpod Supporting Educators’ SEL How Social and Emotional Learning is a Lifelong Journey

    Supporting Educators’ SEL: How Social and Emotional Learning is a Lifelong Journey

    April 8, 2022 DarriStephens

    With an increase in teacher burnout, a focus on educator social and emotional learning is a priority. Use these SEL tips to support educators.

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  • Moving Beyond Tech Fatigue in the Classroom

    March 11, 2022 DarriStephens

    Teachers and students are particularly at risk these days when it comes to overcoming fatigue, especially tech fatigue. Otherwise known as screen fatigue, digital fatigue, or technostress, tech fatigue can come about simply by trying to keep up with the ever-changing edtech world. And it’s a real problem when it becomes an obstacle to meeting,…

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  • Schoolwide Standardized Test Prep Strategies for Administrators

    February 16, 2022 DarriStephens

    Are you looking for some test prep strategies for your school? It’s not new news, but this pandemic has put a strain on school communities near and far. With so many unknowns, education at large — a field known for juggling the many variables of learning — has definitely felt the strain in daily procedures,…

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