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 enjoyed all of the new apps introduced to me. I really enjoyed the app blendspace.J.S.
Very organized, helpful professorK.B., World Languages Teacher
This course provided me with many great ideas on how to implement Chromebooks in the classroom.J.F., Math Teacher
has prepared me for a future of becoming 1:1 or frequently incorporating more technologyA.K., Elementary Teacher
I am excited about all of the new things I learned in the Chromebook course. I am in a 1:1 iPad school and so many of the things I learn will translate to those devices also.S.W., Special Education Teacher
Great Hands on Approach. Use of screencasting to teach lessons was a brilliant idea. I learned about a lot of useful tools from Google.P.D.
I loved this course; it was so easy to follow, well organized and I learned so much!S.S., Special Education Teacher
One of the most informational classes I have taken.J.W., Math Teacher
This was a great course and I learned a lot about incorporating tech into my classroom. Mr. Roth is so knowledgable and went beyond helping us and giving us time to explore and really use the resources we learned.E.W.
It was extremely valuable to me. I have so many take-aways that I almost don't know what to do with all of them!C.M., Language Arts Teacher
Robin Seneta is an amazing instructor. She is very knowledgeable about all components of this course and was very helpful. I will definitely take more courses through EDUSPIRE because of her and the useful information we learning about technology.A.B., Elementary Teacher
This course was just what I needed to give me a general understanding of current technology, and how I could integrate it into the classroom.L.B., Art Teacher
This course provided much needed instruction on the use of the Chromebook. I had not used a Chromebook before this time and was not even sure of the difference from a laptop or a Chromebook. I discovered the user friendly tool as well as some apps and tips that will help me integrate more technology into my classroom. Layla Lyons was an excellent instructor. She was patient with the students and handled the multi levels of knowledge admirably.m.l., Special Education Teacher
This course provided me with great information on the Chromebook and google toolsD.S.
Jason was fabulous! He provided us with the tools we need to move forward in working with chromebooks and always gave quick, positive, and constructive feedback. This was my fourth eduspire course, and he was the best!B.N.