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 loved the course. It was very beneficial and I can easily take the things that I learned in class and implement it into my classroom.L.G., Special Education Teacher
I feel like the fact that I could easily apply every lesson I learned directly into my classroom (since we are 1:! with Chromebooks) made every aspect valuable to me.S.S., Elementary Teacher
I feel that I can find more ways to help differentiate my students with using technology.K.K., Elementary Teacher
We are one-to-one with chromebooks, I now feel much more prepared and equipped.A.G., Special Education Teacher
Overall, this course was very informative and I would recommend this course to anyone who wants to further their knowledge about integrating technology in the classroom.J.B.
The professor was excellent and the content of the course directly related to the classroom.L.E., Math Teacher
I can use all of this information in the classroom. I have been teaching for 19 years. I want/need classes to help me improve and grow. That is what this course providedM.H., Science Teacher
This course is very valuable because it is practical. I learned how to use Chromebooks meaningfully in my classes.R.B.
I was nervous with tech integration. this class gave me hands on experience that I am able to incorporate into my classroom.m.k., Elementary Teacher
A wonderful and extremely useful course. This will impact my teaching from this day forward.D.S.
I was able to create a lot of useful materials to use in my classroom.M.B., Art Teacher
I learned so much! I am able to use my chromebooks with my students now.G.F., Elementary Teacher
I think the most valuable part of this course was the exposure to all of the resources that are out there. If I had not been taking this class, I might not have explored the different tools that I did.K.H., Language Arts Teacher
There was a lot of information that was provided in this course that I never knew existed. The projects were beneficial and allowed me to get the basic understanding of each tool.M.G., Math Teacher
Ability to more seamlessly integrate technology into lessonsB.J., Language Arts Teacher