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
Will improve and refine the way I share information with studentsR.B.
This was a very interactive, practical course. It began with an introduction to Chromebooks, but was much more because a wide variety of digital tools were reviewed. I will be implementing many of the tools I learned about immediately.B.Q., Librarian
Lots of great information in a short amount of time. Thanks for all of the great resources!L.G.
This course provides a great overview of all the capabilities of a using a Chromebook in the classroom.A.H., Language Arts Teacher
I learned so much! I am able to use my chromebooks with my students now.G.F., Elementary Teacher
I found everything I learned in this class to be very valuable and I have already implemented most of the things in my fourth grade classroom.C.M., Elementary Teacher
I really enjoyed learning about different tools that will help me in the classroom. It was very insightful and interesting. There are several applications that I have already incorporated in my classroom.J.S., Science Teacher
I learned a great deal, and I am looking forward to putting it to use in my classroom.S.V.
The direct application of tools that I can use for my science class.J.S., Science Teacher
I feel that this course was very well run and I was given enough time to really focus on useful applications in google and on the chromebook.N.M., Science Teacher
This course was an excellent introduction to Chromebooks and the many ways they can be implemented by educators and students.E.B.
This course provides a valuable overall view of how Chromebooks can positively affect the classroom.M.D., Librarian
Tremendous course exposing teachers to a plethora of teacher/teaching technologies. The newest educational apps and implementation of them into your classroom activities are used.C.K., Social Studies Teacher
I plan to use most of the apps/websites this course introduced.K.E., Math Teacher
This class was very well managed and I learned a lot of things that I can take to my classroom immediately.J.R., Math Teacher