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
Learning how to set up and manage Google ClassroomM.S., Reading Specialist
This course made me think about the amount of time that I spend in large group instruction versus student-led instruction.E.K.
Assignments were beneficial and relevant.C.H., Math Teacher
Creating projects I could use in a timely fashion. We had enough variety to choose from things that were applicable to our classes.T.B.
I will definitely be able to use the 10 Chromebooks I was given more effectively to enhance my instruction.T.S., Special Education Teacher
I've been working on becoming a Flipped Classroom and this course strengthens my confidence in doing so.D.H., Language Arts Teacher
It was fantastic, great course, great instructorM.D., World Languages Teacher
This was a great course Bryan was full of information on how to make my Chromebook experience better and was full of tools and ideas on how to make my students experience safer and more meaningful.E.P., Elementary Teacher
Helpful exploration of a topic that can be very overwhelming and easy to get lost in. Greatly appreciated the opportunity to work outside of class to make up work that I wasn't able to complete face-to-face.R.B.
We are one-to-one with chromebooks, I now feel much more prepared and equipped.A.G., Special Education Teacher
Learning about the various things that a Chromebook can do versus a regular computer and playing around with the different Goggle pieces were very valuable. I was not overly familiar with everything that Google can do.K.B., Language Arts Teacher
Very organized, helpful professorK.C., World Languages Teacher
The direct application of tools that I can use for my science class.J.S., Science Teacher
Having to actually create screencasts and other short projects so that I feel comfortable and willing to use them in my classroom.L.K., Math Teacher
I loved learning about the Google tools along with the Web 2.0 tools. I also feel that I got a lot of awesome ideas from other teachers during the Zoom sessions!H.B., Elementary Teacher