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.
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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
This course was very informative. I learned so many things that I can implement into my classroom.A.S., Elementary Teacher
This was a great course to introduce teachers to many great sites, extensions, apps and tricks for using the Chromebook in their classroom.E.W.
I would recommend this course to other coworkers interesting in learning the ins & outs of the Chromebook. The fact that it met face to face was another perk.J.F.
I really enjoyed how the teacher answered as many questions as she could that we had on all our assignments and introduced us to many new applications and ways to teach using technology.C.M.
I loved this course!!! I learned a ton that I can actually use in my classroom!N.G., 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.
I think this course will positively impact student learning and help me better manage/ organize my class.H.M., Language Arts Teacher
This course is a perfect introduction to the Chromebook and what you can do with them in the classroom. It is a good balance of tech and curriculum.J.S., Science Teacher
Discovered a lot of valuable tools. I really like the online format as opposed to in class.N.G., Math Teacher
This course was fantastic. Jason showed us a lot of ways to incorporate technology and chromebooks into the classroom. This course has given me so many ideas to be able to use in my classroom that I am overwhelmed (in a good way) by how I am going to implement all these ideas.E.B., Social Studies Teacher
Great course with useful information and can be used daily in the classroom.S.B., Elementary Teacher
It has provided me with many tools that will enhance student learning.J.H., Social Studies 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.
This course has provided me with resources that I can use EVERY DAY in class.J.H., Social Studies Teacher