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PebblePad: Staff Guides

PebblePad is a versatile application, enabling the gathering of learning and development material in one easily accessible place. Tutors can provide scaffolds for students to work from or invite students to initiate their own projects.

Getting Started

6 Minute Onboarding

Watch 6 one-minute videos provide an introduction and overview of PebblePad.


Live Sessions and One-to-Ones

Live online PebblePad training sessions are offered throughout the year and bookable one-to-one sessions are also available to book with a member of the Digital Education Systems Team.

On-Demand Training

A series of recorded training session are available on topics such as building scaffold resources for students and setting up workspaces.

Further Help and Support

We've included guides here that are specific to Leeds along with direct links to some of PebblePad's more commonly used guides. If you can't find the answer you are looking for on this site, take a look at PebblePad's support website which has help and guidance on all it's functionality.
There are several ways to access help and support from within PebblePad once you are logged in. The Learning Centre is a good place to start, it contains short how-to videos, a useful glossary and tip sheets.
You can also open the Burger Menu within PebblePad to find the Help and support section; this contains in-depth help guides covering a wide range of topics.

If you are experiencing any technical difficulties with PebblePad once you get started, raise a query via the IT Service Desk. Be sure to put PebblePad in the title!

Looking for inspiration?

Staff and students around the University have used PebblePad in a number of ways, why not take a look at the PebblePad showcase to get some ideas.

Did you know?

You can use PebblePad like a web publishing platform to create online content similar to a website without the need for hosting and domains. Learn how to share your PebblePad content with the web.

A to Z of PebblePad Guides

Looking for something specific? Try the A-Z for all our PebblePad staff guides.

Need help finding a guide? The A to Z of PebblePad guides lists all the PebblePad guides currently available on this site. You can also search this site for the answers to your questions.