This last day of the conference was bittersweet, I was sad to leave great friends and learning behind, but I am also so excited to go to bed early tonight.
The Pear Deck Presentation: Sweeter Student Engagement
I had a lot of unrealized anxiety about this presentation that I did not recognize until it was over. I felt like the weight of the world was lifted off my shoulders. I so wanted to share something meaningful, that other teachers would find valuable and applicable, and was concerned that I was sharing a tool.
Pear Deck isn’t just a tool. It is not a substitute for PowerPoint presentation, and it goes further than augmentation on the SAMR model. Pear Deck has modified instruction in my classroom by allowing me to interact with all of my students as they construct their understanding. [Read more…]