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Introduction to Pear Deck

July 26 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Free

Please join Lisa Schwartz and Holly Kelly for an introductory level session on Pear Deck. Participants will learn the basics of creating and presenting with Pear Deck, best practices for leading discussions and engaging students remotely, and tested methods for using Pear Deck features to facilitate synchronous and asynchronous remote lessons.

PRESENTER BIO
Holly Kelly

Holly Kelly is a Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the Learning Technology Center, serving the east central region. She facilitates professional learning opportunities for educators, administrators, and technology staff that support digital teaching and learning. Holly also provides onsite and remote workshops and networking events at an ROE or a school district, including Professional Development workshops for in-service days.

Holly is passionate about helping educators feel more confident, creative in their instruction, and motivated and excited to use technology with their students. Holly is a 15-year veteran of the education field, which has included stints as a secondary-level English teacher and a high school library media specialist. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Rhode Island College in Providence, RI, a master’s degree from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, IL, and certified teacher and counselor credentials. She holds further professional certifications, including as a Google for Education Certified Trainer and a Google Certified Educator.

Details

Date:
July 26
Time:
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Other

PD Hours
1.5
Area
Eastern Illinois

Venue

Online
IL United States + Google Map