Nearpod: A mobile platform for collaboration
The Nearpod platform combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution. Instructors use Nearpod to share content with their students and to manage the flow of the lecture. Students use Nearpod on their mobile devices to receive multimedia content and to participate in engaging assessment and collaboration activities.
Before You Start
Nearpod is a synchronous solution for the use of mobile devices in the classroom. To try Nearpod, an instructor will need one Tablet or PC/MAC, and at least one student will need a device (tablets, smartphones, Chromebooks, PC/MAC), both running Nearpod. All devices should connect to wifi.