Monthly Archive:: August 2016 Nearpod – Increasing cultural awareness and student engagement through interactive lessons and virtual field trips By The Nearpod Team - No comments - on August 30, 2016 “I have used Nearpod many times, but during the past few months, I had an opportunity to dive in and see what it can provide for student-led learning.” – This is a guest post by Rachelle Dene Poth, Foreign Language teacher and Nearpod PioNear. Nearpod Makes the Inc. 5000 By The Nearpod Team - No comments - on August 17, 2016 It is with great pride and enthusiasm that we announce Nearpod’s recognition on the annual Inc. 5000, the definitive list of the fastest-growing companies in America. What’s new: Nearpod 9.0 now available for iOS By The Nearpod Team - No comments - on August 16, 2016 Just in time for back to school, a new Nearpod update is available on the App Store with a new look & feel, revamped functionalities, and improvements to enhance your classroom experience. Nearpod and Words With Friends EDU: Teaching Literacy has never been this fun! By The Nearpod Team - No comments - on August 8, 2016 Nearpod and Words With Friends EDU teamed up to bring you six FREE lessons that you can use in your classroom to teach and reinforce literacy, reading, and grammar skills.