Introduction to Pear Deck
July 29 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 amFree
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.
Holly Kelly is a Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the Learning Technology Center, East Illinois. She facilitates professional learning opportunities for educators, administrators, and technology staff that support digital teaching and learning. Holly provides onsite and remote workshops and networking events at an ROE or a school district, including Professional Development workshops for in-service days. She 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 in education where her tenure began as A Secondary High School English Teacher and then as a High School Library Media Specialist. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Rhode Island College, a Master’s degree from Eastern Illinois University and is a certified teacher and counselor. Holly is a Google for Education Certified Trainer and a Google Certified Educator.