Using PowerPoint-style presentations in the classroom is nothing new and is a fairly common method of presenting information. Nearpod builds on that paradigm by broadcasting the presentation to mobile devices and web browsers and injecting interactive components.
Have you thought about starting a B.Y.O.D. (Bring Your Own Device) policy or incorporating mobile technologies in other ways in your classroom? You should check out Edutopia’s Mobile Devices for Learning: What You Need to Know. This classroom guide maps out the pros and cons of mobile device integration, highlights some exceptional apps, and gives […]
Puppet Pals HD is a free iOS app that lets the user create and record puppet plays. The free version of the app supplies users with a couple of backdrops and a few cartoon puppets. Additional puppets and backdrops can be purchased for a small fee. Once the backdrop and characters are selected the app […]