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
The web 2.0 tools that we researched and created on were 100% applicable to current teaching practices.S.A., Special Education Teacher
This class was one of the best I have taken. Everything was relevant to what I do in my classroom and I was able to apply things right away. The work that was done for this classroom are things that I use frequently.P.G., Elementary Teacher
This class helped me to utilize our 1 to 1 chromebooks in class. I am glad that a face to face option was provided.H.C., Special Education Teacher
I thought the course was great. Very informative and the in class practice was really good.S.Y., World Languages Teacher
My students are 1to1 with Chromebooks. This course was very helpful in giving me ideas on how to use them with the students, as well as myself.J.F., Elementary Teacher
The class was very useful for my classroom and the advancements in google products is amazing.S.H.
It was a good course. I learned a few new tips that I have already incorporated into my lessons.J.M., World Languages Teacher
Very practical - I love having the Chromebook.K.S., Language Arts Teacher
This was a great course. Having been in the classroom for 20 years, things have changed so much since I first began. I was provided the resources and opportunities to refresh my teaching style and explore ways of incorporating more technology into my daily classroom.L.M., Math Teacher
Extremely helpful and valuable to what I do every day in the classroom.A.D., Social Studies Teacher
Experiencing the hybrid setting (face-to-face and online) during this course was very enjoyable. The instructor was a wealth of knowledge, and very engaging.S.K., Language Arts Teacher
I loved having the time in this course to work with the Chromebook! I was able to take many things back to my classroom during the class as well as for the future.N.L., Math Teacher
I got a lot of great ideas on how to use Chromebooks in my classroom. I've already tried some of them and I am excited to try more.B.M., Elementary Teacher
I feel much more prepared to instruct with Chromebooks.J.F., Math Teacher
I plan to use the information I learned right awayp.m., Science Teacher
|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|