User’s Guide to Pepper

This short and interactive course is designed to help you explore the Pepper learning experience. This is a perfect overview to take before you start other courses in Pepper.


About This Course

In this Pepper Demo course you will learn:
  • basic navigation
  • how to find and get started on a course
  • more about the course organization and the interactive course activities that will help you learn
  • tips on collaborative learning opportunities in Pepper such as peer discussions and sharing your course portfolio with others
  • how to keep the momentum going- building Common Core mastery step by step, applying for credits, and other professional growth opportunities

We invite you to discover how to effectively use the tools of Pepper as you learn with the support and collaboration of other inspiring educators like you.



Course Staff

Laura Hescock


Laura Hescock is a senior consultant with PCG Education and has worked with many education agencies on innovative technology and consulting projects. Laura continues to play a key role in the functional design of Pepper’s platform to ensure that it supports relevant and engaging learning. Before coming to PCG Education, Laura was an elementary classroom teacher.

Alina Coffman


Alina Coffman is a consultant with PCG Education and leads the effort to blend instructional content with exciting technology in Pepper. Alina has several years of experience working in K-12 education leading state and district efforts to improve student achievement. Prior to joining PCG, Alina worked directly with school leaders in programs from a state department of education.

None. It is strongly encouraged that you use this course as the prerequisites to all others courses in Pepper.
Laura Hescock, Alina Coffman
Course Code: PEP101
Course Release: Jan 14, 2014
Estimated Effort: 30 minutes

Suggested Prerequisites:
None. It is strongly encouraged that you use this course as the prerequisites to all others courses in Pepper.

Request Info Your Price: $175