Nearpod is a cross-platform application and an all-in-one solution for the synchronized use of mobile devices in the classroom. With Nearpod, instructors can create and download interactive multimedia presentations, share content and assessments in real time, monitor classroom activity, and easily control students’ devices. Nearpod is a complete solution to manage what students see on their screens. Faculty can get immediate feedback and track their class progress with detailed reports.
Students interact and submit responses using any device, PC/MAC laptop, or mobile devices such as an iPad (iOS), Samsung Galaxy (Android) and Microsoft Surface (Windows). Also, students can join sessions from anywhere.
The Nearpod app can be downloaded and used for free with size restrictions. You will have limited storage space to develop Nearpod sessions. The free option will give you access up to 50 MB of Storage space, up to 20 MB Presentation size, up to 30 students per live session and reporting only in PDF format. The college has purchased a limited number of School Edition licenses. With these licenses, faculty will enjoy the full Nearpod experience with enhanced features and benefits. The college is able to create a Private library to access exclusive content. Faculty have access to content tool and reporting tool advanced features, 100 students per session, 10 GB storage space, Presentation size up to 60 MB and premium training and support.