How Nearpod can Enhance your Lessons

Nearpod is much more than just a presentation tool.  While the format is similar - advancing through a slide deck of sorts - the added functionality is what gives this tool all its power and works to enhance teaching and learning in your classroom.  In addition to slides with images and text, you can add … Continue reading How Nearpod can Enhance your Lessons

Mix up those old drab, PowerPoints with these fresh alternatives

Many times after students have mastered a topic or unit, we want them to share this learning with others--their peers, their families, or even the world.  But who wants to watch another boring old slideshow filled with images and text?  Your students surely are just as bored with them as you are of seeing them. … Continue reading Mix up those old drab, PowerPoints with these fresh alternatives

G Suite Makes Things Easy!

Google Drive has always allowed for the use of templates--but the template gallery before was an endless repository of not-so-great looking designs that were difficult to sift through.  Now, Google has updated with some professional looking designs for all of its apps: Docs: docs.google.com/ Sheets: sheets.google.com Slides: slides.google.com Forms: docs.google.com/forms Personally I love these new … Continue reading G Suite Makes Things Easy!