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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This course was well planned, the timing of the activities and introduction of materials was appropriate.W.S.
This course was very interesting and I thoroughly enjoyed itM.B., Language Arts Teacher
Kathy is great and the quality of this course is TOP NOTCH!E.C.
Gave a good overview of the Chromebook - how to access add-ons and extensions, which are most beneficial in the classroom, and how to make the most of the Chromebook in the classroom.S.B., Science Teacher
Extremely important topic due to so many schools going 1:1 with Chromebooks.M.W., Elementary 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.
this course is very beneficial for all teachers in present all settingsK.E., Math Teacher
This course was fantastic! I learned so much that I can utilize both in my classroom and in my personal life.T.K., Special Education Teacher
The teacher (Jason Suter) was very informative and the activities in the modules and the face-to-Face classes truly helped me understand and be able to apply the skills we learned.E.F.
I was hesitant at first as to how Chromebooks would apply to my kindergarten class. I am walking away with great ideas to try.T.F., Elementary Teacher
I thought it was very informative. I feel a lot more comfortable with a Google Chromebook now and I know exactly how to use Google Docs finally.A.J., Elementary Teacher
Extremely helpful and valuable to what I do every day in the classroom.A.D., Social Studies Teacher
Learning all of the varied tools that can be implemented in the classroom. I have a better understanding of how I can effectively create student engagement.S.S., Social Studies Teacher
It will make my use of technology more efficient and effective.J.M., Social Studies Teacher
Great class to become familiar with Chromebooks and flipped the classroom. There were a lot of neat features that can be used in the classroomT.B.