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 overall gave insight on how to implement chromebook use in the classroom as well as how to find and use various applicationsc.k.
This was a wonderful course and I learned a lot.J.A., Math Teacher
This class was very beneficial and useful in my teaching career.J.J., Elementary Teacher
It has already impacted my instruction!S.A., Special Education Teacher
Not only were the web 2.0 tools and the content beneficial, but the implementation of the course gave me many ideas for my own own teaching and assessments.K.K.
I look forward to using some of the tools I learned about in my classroom as well as using Goggle components.K.B., Language Arts Teacher
Everything was well explained making it easy for me to implement.B.S., Elementary Teacher
The professor was excellent and the content of the course directly related to the classroom.L.E., Math Teacher
I feel as if I may actually know more than my 4th graders now, about Chromebooks!E.C., Special Education Teacher
Great information for getting the most out of Chromebooks in the classroom.E.S.
Great tools that you can implement immediately into your classroom.A.C., Math Teacher
This was a great course and I learned a lot about incorporating tech into my classroom. Mr. Roth is so knowledgable and went beyond helping us and giving us time to explore and really use the resources we learned.E.W.
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
I'll will be using more of a flipped classroom approach. I think some of the tools will help organize and manage the classroom.N.G., Math 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