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
Because I am a math teacher, the ability to utilize the touch screen is a game changer!J.B., Math Teacher
I think the course was extremely useful for educators. It made everything we did in the course adaptable for our classroom situation, making it worthwhile.C.N., Language Arts Teacher
I loved being able to be hands on with what was being introduced. I learn best by doing.C.M.
This course gave me so many opportunities to learn new apps, extensions, and ideas and use them in my classroom immediately.C.S., Tech Specialist
I definitely will be using Google Classroom more often this year. I am also looking forward to applying some aspects of the "flipped classroom" to my instruction.K.M., Elementary Teacher
this course will make it easier to implement tech into my classroomm.k., Elementary Teacher
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.
It was a good course. I learned a few new tips that I have already incorporated into my lessons.J.M., World Languages 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
The professor was excellent and the content of the course directly related to the classroom.L.E., Math Teacher
I will be implementing many of the tools taught.D.O., Elementary Teacher
This course was extremely helpful with helping me become more comfortable using the chromebooks in my classroomp.m., Science Teacher
This course will impact my classroom instruction greatly as I have learned about great apps and ext. to use in the classroom.L.K., Language Arts Teacher
Being able to apply and immediately use some of the apps in my own lesson planning.B.J., Language Arts Teacher
Learning how to create quizzes and screencastingK.G., Elementary Teacher
|Location||Course Start Date||Registration Deadline||Sem|
|Online||Jan 17, 2019 9:12 AM||Jan 07, 2019 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Bellefonte, PA||Feb 14, 2019 9:12 AM||Feb 04, 2019 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||Mar 07, 2019 9:12 AM||Feb 25, 2019 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Girard, PA||Mar 10, 2019 9:12 AM||Feb 28, 2019 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||Apr 21, 2019 9:12 AM||Apr 11, 2019 9:12 AM||Spring|