1. Participants will become familiar with using interactive whiteboard tools from the iPad and laptop.
  2. Participants will create an interactive whiteboard tool presentation with the tool(s) of their choice.
  3. Participants will explore and discuss the benefits of incorporating screencasting into instruction.



1. Overview

2. From the iPad Alone
  • Choosing and creating custom backgrounds
  • Images from Photo Library
  • Drawing Area Tools (Pen, Marker, Highlighter, Lines, Shapes, Eraser) - press and hold to customize
  • Undo or Clear Slide Tools
  • Adding new slides
  • Recording Audio

3. Controlling your Laptop with Doceri Desktop
  • Connecting the iPad to your Laptop

4. Screencasting with Doceri
Doceri Timeline
Biology Example

5. Resources to Continue Learning
Help Videos
Doceri channel on YouTube - Teacher and student sample presentations/screencasts
Doceri on Pinterest
Doceri blog
How to use Doceri in the classroom
Doceri Overview Slides

Nearpod on Pinterest
Nearpod blog
Nearpod presentation market

boardcam.JPG Board Cam

Board Cam App

BoardCam App on Twitter

Google Draw

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Create an Interactive Poster with GoogleDraw
Create Infographics using Googledraw
Create a Brochure with Googledraw - Science Template


Skitch App


Popplet App & Website (Submit a graphic organizer)
Easy Mindmapping on Your iPad
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  • Graphic organizer tool
  • Works on iPad (app) or laptop (website)
  • Export as pdf or jpg file
  • Can add text, drawings, and images
  • No account needed except for collaboration

Resources and tutorials

How to use Doceri in the Classroom

Connecting Doceri to your iPad

Doceri: An Introduction Slideshow