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Nearpod: Engaging, Exciting, Easy! An Interactive Resource For You and Your Students
July 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Nearpod is a classroom tool for teachers seeking to engage their students with interactive lessons. It is used to increase student participation as well as allow instant feedback during lessons and synchronize lessons across all student devices. Nearpod has over 6,000 lessons available for every content area, so come and learn about what it can do for your digitally-connected classroom!
Lisa Schwartz is the Regional Educational Technology Coordinator in central Illinois for the Learning Technology Center. Prior to joining the LTC, she was an educator in Quincy Public Schools. Lisa is passionate about meaningful professional development and creating teacher and student leaders. She facilitates professional learning events regionally and statewide; provides consultation and support to school districts related to digital learning and technology integration; and develops instructional materials for school administrators, teachers, and students throughout the region and the state. She is a certified teacher, a Google for Education Certified Trainer, a Google Certified Educator, and an Apple Education Trainer. She holds a Master of Arts in Educational Administration from Quincy University and a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Western Illinois University.