What is it?
Nearpod allows you to deliver content to students personal devices, and guide them through a session. It allows for a mixture of presentation, video and voting, all delivered at the pace you wish
iOS and Android and desktop computers
Free app and free basic licence (premium options are available)
How can it be used?
Nearpod can be used both in class, and off campus in a distance learning scenario. Tutors prepare presentations as normal in powerpoint / keynote etc, and then upload them into the application, ready to deliver them to students. The use of a voting function in the app allows for instant feedback for the tutor as well as the ability to monitor and measure student results, should this be required.