How to Combine Tech Tools so Your Lessons Spark Engagement


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Date: April 25, 2019 

Time: 2:30 pm PT / 5:30 pm ET

Duration: 1 hour

Join five educators to learn inside tips on how to make lessons more interactive by combining learning platform Nearpod with Google. Come discover how to leverage these technologies to support your learning goals!

In this webinar, you’ll learn:

How to streamline lesson creation with Nearpod and Google

How to use Nearpod in a flipped/blended classroom 

How self-paced lessons can be employed for substitute teacher plans or inclement weather days

How to track student progress and collaboration with real-time formative assessment 

Whether you use Google Classroom on a daily basis or only occasionally bring Google into your teaching, you’ll find useful tips for how to make the most of its capacities with Nearpod.  

Meet Our Panelists

Founder & CEO, EdSurge

Betsy previously worked as executive editor for technology coverage at Forbes Media and as an award-winning staff writer for the Washington Post and Scientific American.

Host: Betsy Corcoran

Science Teacher, The Joe Barnhart Magnet Academy

Matt is a lifelong learner born and raised in Beeville, TX. He teaches 6-8 grade pre-AP/GT science for The Joe Barnhart Magnet Academy in Texas. As Beeville ISD Teacher of the Year 2018, Matt strives to push himself and his students to be the best versions of themselves inside and out of the classroom.

Matt Ortega

Science Teacher, Van Junior High

Amy is a Nearpod PioNear and has taught science at Van Junior High in Van, TX for ten years. She is super passionate about student engagement through technology!

Amy Moffatt

ELA and Social Studies Teacher, School of the Incarnation

Amy is a 6th grade ELA and social studies teacher in Gambrills, MD. She has taught at all grade levels and subject areas due to her husband’s Army career. Amy has a master’s in educational technology from Michigan State University and has been a PioNear for just over a year. 

Amy Pietrowski

6th Grade Bilingual Teacher, Mary Harris Intermediate

Coral is a bilingual teacher from Fort Worth, TX. She’s a Nearpod PioNear and trainer and was awarded the Tugboat Award at Nearpod Transform 2019. She is also passionate about her two education policy fellowships and stays busy with graduate studies at Purdue University. 

Coral Zayas

Social Media Marketing Manager, Nearpod

Amber is Nearpod’s social media marketing manager. Specializing in amplifying teacher stories and keeping teachers' needs at heart, she is passionate about transforming teaching through technology. 

Amber Calderon

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