Teacher: Nearpod app can hold students' attention during lessons

10/9/2012 | T.H.E. Journal

The slide-based multimedia application Nearpod can help teachers keep students focused during lessons, says high-school technology director and teacher Frederico Padovan. The iPad app pushes slideshows to each student's tablet and even warns the teacher if the student is not following along. "It keeps them focused because now, instead of looking at a projector and using iPads for other things, students are forced not to steer away, because they will miss the presentation," Padovan said.

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