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.
See what other educators are saying about this course
Very informative. I enjoy the small group instruction so questions can be answered and ideas explored.S.H., Math Teacher
This course was very practical for understanding how to utilize the Chromebook, technology management, and Web 2.0 tools.M.L., Administrator
This course provided a great number of Google based learning concepts that I can take back and use within my classroom.A.B., Elementary Teacher
I enjoyed this class. I learned a lot of different ways to introduce lessons to my class using their Chromebooks. I also liked learning all of the different short cuts and extra's.J.P., Elementary Teacher
This was a wonderful course and I learned a lot.J.A., Math Teacher
I really enjoyed how the teacher answered as many questions as she could that we had on all our assignments and introduced us to many new applications and ways to teach using technology.C.M.
Ability to more seamlessly integrate technology into lessonsB.J., Language Arts Teacher
Learning all about Google Chrome, extensions, tools, screencasting, and so many tools/apps/programs/resources that are out there for teachers to use to assist in the classroomS.C.
Provided great research and practice with a variety of tools available on the Chromebook.A.A., Special Education Teacher
Assignments were beneficial and relevant.C.F., Math Teacher
I felt it was a great blend of meeting time and work time. I greatly increased my confidence and knowledge of chromebooks and how to use them for educational purposes.J.V., Math Teacher
I have already implemented many tools and strategies that I learned in this class so it has definitely had an impact. I will continue to use the tools and strategies in future lessons.S.C., Math Teacher
This was the best education course I have taken. I learned so much in the last two weeks. I love that we were given a lot of time to explore and work on making things we could use in our classroom. Loved it!E.P., Science Teacher
I really enjoyed this course. The presenter was well prepared and very knowledgeable about all topics presented to us. I would really enjoy taking other courses with her in the future.e.s., Special Education Teacher
Great experience all very useful and relevant information for the modern teacher.T.C., Science Teacher
|Location||Course Start Date||Registration Deadline||Sem|
|Online||Mar 22, 2021 9:12 AM||Mar 11, 2021 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online (Bellefonte teachers only),||Apr 05, 2021 9:12 AM||Mar 25, 2021 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||Apr 12, 2021 9:12 AM||Apr 01, 2021 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||May 17, 2021 9:12 AM||May 06, 2021 9:12 AM||Summer|
|Online||Jun 14, 2021 9:12 AM||Jun 03, 2021 9:12 AM||Summer|
|Online||Jul 12, 2021 9:12 AM||Jul 01, 2021 9:12 AM||Summer|