EDU 963 Chromebooks in Education
Explores the benefits and limitations of the Chromebook and facilitates the development of classroom management techniques designed for the 1:1 classroom. Investigates topics applicable to a Chromebook-based classroom environment, including project-based learning, cloud computing, the flipped classroom, Web 2.0 solutions, G Suite (formerly GAFE), content management systems and screencasts.
Investigates topics applicable to a Chromebook-based classroom environment, including project-based learning, cloud computing, the flipped classroom, Web 2.0 solutions, Google Apps for Education and content management systems, and screencasts. Explores the benefits and limitations of the Chromebook and facilitates the development of classroom management techniques specifically designed for the 1:1 classroom.
Special attention is given to how to teach in an environment where students have regular access to the Chromebook.
A Chromebook is included in the cost of the Wilson College version of this course (with no additional fees).
*Participants in the online version of the course will have several mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. The dates and times are listed on each course registration page.
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This course was fantastic. Jason showed us a lot of ways to incorporate technology and chromebooks into the classroom. This course has given me so many ideas to be able to use in my classroom that I am overwhelmed (in a good way) by how I am going to implement all these ideas.E.B., Social Studies Teacher
The teacher (Jason Suter) was very informative and the activities in the modules and the face-to-Face classes truly helped me understand and be able to apply the skills we learned.E.F.
I think the most valuable part of this course was the exposure to all of the resources that are out there. If I had not been taking this class, I might not have explored the different tools that I did.K.H., Language Arts Teacher
The Chromebooks in Education course was very good. There were so many resources I could use in my classroom.A.D., Math Teacher
I loved this course. It provided me with knowledgeable tools that I could use practically in my classroom right away.M.S., Math Teacher
The class provided a plethora of resources that can be immediately integrated into any classroom even with limited technology.D.V.
Great useful ideas for immediate use in my classroom.T.J., Math Teacher
This course was valuable. Mike was always available and worked at a pace that benefited me and the rest of the class. The material was extremely useful. Much of it will be able to be put into practice in my classroom this year.J.D., Special Education Teacher
Wow! I l really learned a lot in thes course and have been implementing several new things in my classroom.L.C., Elementary Teacher
Great course and lots to learn!M.S., Social Studies Teacher
The course requirements caused me to work on new technologies I've been wanting to incorporate and learn.S.R., Math Teacher
It has provided me with many tools that will enhance student learning.J.H., Social Studies Teacher
This course was very interesting and I thoroughly enjoyed itM.B., Language Arts Teacher
I liked all the online websites and tools that my students could use on their Chromebooks.A.D., Math Teacher
I feel like I have a better idea on how to use this technology in my classroom, and will be starting to implement lessons with it in the future.A.W., Math Teacher