Nearpod for EL

EL teaching is dynamic and so is using Nearpod

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Watch as students in Broward County, FL learn with Nearpod EL


Nearpod EL seeks to empower all educators and millions of English Learners around the country by making English language learning engaging and effective. Through the ease and excitement of using multimedia to teach, celebrate, and inspire your English Learners, Nearpod EL brings a truly inclusive and active learning experience to all classrooms.

The possibilities are endless. Just open up a lesson or start now by creating your own.

With Nearpod EL, you will receive an integrated solution

Your EL Lesson Library

Get access to hundreds of lessons across our Strategy Toolkit, Academic Vocabulary, and Content Connector Bundles. All lessons are editable to fit your needs.

Our Research Base

  • SIOP
  • MALP
  • Dr. Kate Kinsella
  • Dr. Robert Marzano
  • Dr. Diane S. Fenner

Our Impact

From building background knowledge using VR to cultivating emergent literacy for SLIFE using Draw-It, Nearpod EL opens new doors to support your teaching. See examples of Nearpod EL in action.

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Building Background

Immerse your ELs in real life connections with a tool like Virtual Reality. With access to thousands of high quality 360° panoramas, teaching is made meaningful and exciting.

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Vocabulary Instruction

Use nonlinguistic representation and oral processing to augment your vocabulary instruction. This way, your ELs can more easily create meaning and make associations to new words.

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Progress Monitoring

Give an assessment on the fly where students can draw or type. You can view and export this data to augment your traditional summative assessments.

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Comprehensible Input

Make the text come alive. Scaffold your teaching with interactive and stunning 3D tools to allow ELs to visualize new concepts.

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