Nearpod - Helping Teachers Make Every Lesson Interactive and Engaging

Nearpod offers an interactive, instructional platform that merges formative assessment and dynamic media for live and self-paced learning experiences inside and outside of the classroom. Nearpod is a device-agnostic platform that engages students with activities such as Virtual Reality, PhET simulations and Desmos, and features more than 8,500 ready-to-run interactive lessons and videos.


  • Whatever learning looks like this year, feel confident that your lessons will work in any environment.
  • Regardless of device type or availability, the same lesson can shift with your plans.
  • Boost student participation with collaborative activities and formative assessments like Virtual Reality, Polls, Quizzes and more.

Main Features

  • Upload and make any of your favorite PowerPoints, Google Slides, and now, any video interactive.
  • Search our standards-aligned library of 15,000+ interactive lessons and videos across all grades and subjects.
  • Know where every student is in their learning and adapt instruction in real time with in-the-moment feedback.
  • Build authentic connections for students through checkpoints and activities focusing on social and emotional well-being

Primary Audience

  • Elementary Schools
  • Highschools
  • Higher Education
  • Remote Learners and Teachers
  • School Districts