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
Extremely beneficial!! I learned how to use the chromebook, google sites, and tools to use for my classroom. Loved it!C.C.
Learning all about the flipped classroom and how to run one is going to be invaluable to me.S.V.
We use Chromebooks in my school so this helped me a lot in knowing how to better use them.E.S.
Including the touchscreen Chromebook with the course is great! Having new information along with time to explore resources and develop activities and lessons was most valuable.A.R., Tech Specialist
I will use the web 2.0 tools that I learned about to enhance my lesson planning for my students.A.C., Reading Specialist
Everything was well explained making it easy for me to implement.B.S., Elementary Teacher
Because I am a math teacher, the ability to utilize the touch screen is a game changer!J.B., Math Teacher
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
Mike Bruckner was great! He really helped us with ideas for integration and how to do things we were interested in learning about. He really let us guide the instruction.C.N., Language Arts Teacher
This was a very informative course and one that I would recommend to everyone using Chromebooks in a 1:1 setting!M.G., World Languages Teacher
This course was very well run. It was well organized and paced so that the workload was manageable, yet challenging.W.F., Social Studies Teacher
Robin Seneta is an amazing instructor. She is very knowledgeable about all components of this course and was very helpful. I will definitely take more courses through EDUSPIRE because of her and the useful information we learning about technology.A.B., Elementary Teacher
This course has provided me with super abundant skills and tools to integrate technology into class lessons.M.N., Special Education Teacher
Fantastic classroom applications presented in a casual, comfortable atmosphere!J.K., Math Teacher
Our course instructor, Layla Lyons, was fantastic! We learned so many new things and she was so supportive throughout the process. I am so glad that we got our own chromebook with the course because now I have the opportunity to continue to learn more and explore at home before the school year starts in September.K.M., Elementary Teacher