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
This course was very helpful. I have a cart of Chromebooks in my class and have not used them very effectively. This course is helpful in guiding me with Chromebook activities to actively develop and use with my students.J.S., Language Arts Teacher
Wow! I loved this course. I have already started using many of the programs in my classroom.T.S., Elementary Teacher
This course will impact my future classroom on an almost daily basis.K.B., Special Education Teacher
Finding new programs to use within the classroom. Also the different ways to use the Chromebook.J.B., Elementary Teacher
This course is a perfect introduction to the Chromebook and what you can do with them in the classroom. It is a good balance of tech and curriculum.J.S., Science Teacher
There were some really great tools provided in this class, not just for the Chromebook, but for 21st century learning in general, which is great!K.B., Tech Specialist
Our course instructor, Layla Lyons, was fantastic! We learned so many new things and she was so supportive throughout the process. I am so glad that we got our own chromebook with the course because now I have the opportunity to continue to learn more and explore at home before the school year starts in September.K.M., Elementary 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
Learning about the variety of apps and extensions that are available with the Chromebook was very valuable to me. I've already integrated some into the classroom.A.D., Elementary Teacher
It will greatly impact my classroom. Especially when all the students get chromebooks.S.H.
Extremely helpful and valuable to what I do every day in the classroom.A.D., Social Studies 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.
Including the touchscreen Chromebook with the course is great! Having new information along with time to explore resources and develop activities and lessons was most valuable.A.R., Tech Specialist
This course was very helpful. I learned so many different apps/extensions to use in my classroom.a.s., Elementary Teacher
I really enjoyed the class because it was hands on and immediately applicable to my teaching.C.C., Reading Specialist
|Location||Course Start Date||Registration Deadline||Sem|
|Online||Apr 04, 2020 9:12 AM||Mar 31, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||May 26, 2020 9:12 AM||May 14, 2020 9:12 AM||Summer|
|Hanover (South Western SD), PA||Jun 01, 2020 9:12 AM||May 21, 2020 9:12 AM||Summer|
|Online||Jun 29, 2020 9:12 AM||Jun 18, 2020 9:12 AM||Summer|