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.
In this edition of the course, the Chromebook Edition, 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
I loved this class and learned so much that I will use in my classroom. I have shared so much of what I learned with my colleagues and they are excited to incorporate new chromebook ideas in their classrooms, too!J.R., World Languages Teacher
Instructor definitely knew what he was talking about. He gave us a wide variety of instructional methods using the chromebooks. He was very responsive and answered all questions in a timely manner! I really enjoyed this course. I also feel like I got to know my classmates even though we were all online. He got us interacting with one another, and that was awesome!S.R., Math Teacher
Great useful ideas for immediate use in my classroom.T.J., Math Teacher
I will use many of the tools taught in this course!J.B., Elementary Teacher
I plan to use many of the tools that we learned about with my students. I would also like to try out some sort of flipped or hybrid learning class structure this year.J.S., Science Teacher
I enjoyed and learned a lot while taking this course. I was able to learn from the instructor and other classmates on different strategies to help my students with using technology. This has benefited me and my students in the classroom.K.K., Elementary Teacher
I will use the web 2.0 tools that I learned about to enhance my lesson planning for my students.A.C., Reading Specialist
It gave me so many creative ideas to connect my students and make learning more meaningful. I have so many new ideas!J.S., Science Teacher
It will greatly impact my classroom. Especially when all the students get chromebooks.S.H.
I will continue to alter my lessons and assmessments to use technology in a meaningful, student centered, and creative way.K.K.
A valuable piece of this course was having the time to actually apply what we were learning with the instructor in the room. She was able to address any questions that arose as we were actually using what she was teaching us.m.l., Special Education Teacher
This course was great. I learned so many new things regarding Google tools and other tools to use with my classroom.K.N., Elementary Teacher
I thought this class had a lot to offer and was very informative.E.G., Art Teacher
Finding new programs to use within the classroom. Also the different ways to use the Chromebook.J.B., Elementary Teacher
It was very useful. My school is fully immersed in Google. So it has helped better understand teh difference between Chromebook v laptop.T.W., Special Education Teacher