Installing Pear Deck
Pear Deck is a Google Drive App, which means you can create Pear Deck files just like you would create a Google Document, Spreadsheet, or Form.
You can install Pear Deck for your entire domain.
- Go to your Admin Console
- Click "Marketplace Apps"
- Click the "Add Marketplace Apps"
- Search for Pear Deck
- Click "Install App"
- Accept the Google Permissions (these are basic permissions that let Pear Deck use student names so teachers can know who answered what, and manage the Pear Deck files). These permissions apply to the whole domain.
Pear Deck will show up in the Google Drive Menu of every teacher and student
- Go to the Chrome Web Store and search for Pear Deck - Or follow this link
- Install the app by clicking the blue button that says "Free"
Now you will see the Pear Deck icon in your create menu. Clicking on it will launch the Pear Deck editor, where you can create your interactive slides and formative assessments.