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Tuesday, July 9 • 9:45am - 10:45am
Interactive Google Slides with Pear Deck

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Are you using Google Slides as your means of instruction? Come learn how to add an interactive flair to your Google Slides presentations that will keep your students engaged. Pear Deck is a Google Slides add-on that allows teachers to create an interactive instructional experience for their students! Teachers can see responses in real time and share those with the class in a way that promotes the participation of all students...even the shy ones who never raise their hand. Students can draw, write, drag and drop, answer poll questions, and visit websites all within the Google Slide show that they are following along with on their chromebook! This instructional tool is not only great on a Chromebook, it is mobile friendly too.
Session Resources

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Logan Wright

Instructional Technology Coach, Wade Hampton High School
For the past 6 years, I have been a 9th-grade mathematics teacher! I have taught Algebra 1 at the CP and Honors levels, Honors Geometry, and Math Strategies (a year-long algebra program) as well as Teacher Cadet. This upcoming school year I will be starting my first year as the... Read More →

Tuesday July 9, 2019 9:45am - 10:45am EDT