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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This course was very valuable for teachers because it deals with the wide variety of technology that students are learning how to use to prepare them for their jobs of the future.N.V., Language Arts Teacher
I have already implemented many tools and strategies that I learned in this class so it has definitely had an impact. I will continue to use the tools and strategies in future lessons.S.C., Math Teacher
I loved the course. I am taking away so many awesome ideas to use in my classroom for this upcoming year. Jason was a great instructor and very helpful with everything.J.S., Social Studies Teacher
This course is very valuable because it is practical. I learned how to use Chromebooks meaningfully in my classes.R.B.
Loved this course and felt it was very useful within my classroom.S.R., Math 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 will be more likely to incorporate some "flipped learning" in my math class.L.K., Math Teacher
Great experience all very useful and relevant information for the modern teacher.T.C., Science Teacher
I anticipate helping my students to be more productive while also being more interactive.B.N.
This was one of the most beneficial courses I have ever taken. The tools and ideas stemming from the course will be used in my classes and I will continue to explore other possibilities.K.K.
I learned so much! I am able to use my chromebooks with my students now.G.F., Elementary Teacher
Great course. Very useful and full of practical tools and information.C.H., Special Education Teacher
I will be much more comfortable using technology with my students!E.M., Social Studies Teacher
Learning more about the google classroom platform.E.G., Art Teacher
I started using many of the tools immediately even though it is the end of the school year. My students are really enjoying the things I have been teaching them. I have so many new ideas for next year for parent communication and classroom instruction and assessments.M.H.