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.
See what other educators are saying about this course
I plan on using the things I learned to help with class projects, presentations, and exit tickets.E.G., Art Teacher
This course provided me with many great ideas on how to implement Chromebooks in the classroom.J.F., Math Teacher
As a Chromebook "rookie", the course has provided a plethora of knowledge to use the device to it's maximum potential.S.P., Administrator
This was one of my favorite courses.A.R., Tech Specialist
Very much enjoyed this course. I learned many new ideas and tools to use in my daily instruction.E.T., Elementary Teacher
This was the best education course I have taken. I learned so much in the last two weeks. I love that we were given a lot of time to explore and work on making things we could use in our classroom. Loved it!E.P., Science Teacher
I loved having the time in this course to work with the Chromebook! I was able to take many things back to my classroom during the class as well as for the future.N.L., Math Teacher
Very hands on, we were able to explore how to teach using the chromebook and came away with lots of good lesson ideas!R.H., Elementary Teacher
This course was very interesting and I thoroughly enjoyed itM.B., Language Arts Teacher
Since I was taking the course during the school year, I could try the different things as I was learning about it and ask the instructor if I had any questions or trouble in using the app or extension.K.L., Librarian
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 plan to use many of the formative assessment tools that we learned about as well as one or two of the learning management systems and many other apps/extensions that we learned about. I think it'll make things a bit easier for me, as a teacher, so that I can focus my time on the kids.K.H., 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 will be help me use chromebooks in my classroom more effectivelyS.B., Elementary Teacher
It has provided me with many tools that will enhance student learning.J.H., Social Studies Teacher
|Location||Course Start Date||Registration Deadline||Sem|
|Online||Jan 11, 2020 9:12 AM||Jan 01, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Bellefonte, PA||Feb 01, 2020 9:12 AM||Jan 22, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||Feb 29, 2020 9:12 AM||Feb 19, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|
|Online||Apr 04, 2020 9:12 AM||Mar 25, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|