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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I loved the course. I am taking away so many awesome ideas to use in my classroom for this upcoming year. Jason was a great instructor and very helpful with everything.J.S., Social Studies Teacher
Kathy is great and the quality of this course is TOP NOTCH!E.C.
Finding new programs to use within the classroom. Also the different ways to use the Chromebook.J.B., Elementary Teacher
Learned a lot of really useful skills and contentV.H., Science Teacher
I will be using many of the tools I learned about everyday in my professional role and will be using it to communicate and collaborate more efficiently.S.C.
I thought there was a lot of great information and it did push me to try new things.S.M., Science Teacher
I will use everything I learned.L.M., Social Studies Teacher
This course provided me with valuable technology teaching strategies for in my classroom. Not only just how to use the Chromebook, but different types of applications, extensions, social media, classroom management, and etc.J.L.
I anticipate helping my students to be more productive while also being more interactive.B.N.
I learned about lot of useful tools that I plan to implement in my classroom.A.T., Math Teacher
I really enjoyed this class and am so excited about my new chromebook!E.Z., World Languages Teacher
I learned so much about the Chromebook, Google itself and many apps that will be beneficial in my classroom and the students of this generation!B.F., Math Teacher
I plan to use most of the apps/websites this course introduced.K.E., Math Teacher
Experiencing the hybrid setting (face-to-face and online) during this course was very enjoyable. The instructor was a wealth of knowledge, and very engaging.S.K., Language Arts Teacher
I learned a lot in a short period of time. I liked being able to try the tools we were being told about to help me understand how to use them.B.H., Elementary Teacher