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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Loved this course and felt it was very useful within my classroom.S.R., Math Teacher
The class was very useful for my classroom and the advancements in google products is amazing.S.H.
This was a great class. I learned a lot and it was very useful informationC.S., Math Teacher
Great course, helped me get to know my Chromebook and learn new ways to engage my students in a meaningful way with technology.J.M., Social Studies Teacher
I thought this course was great and extremely helpful. Just this year my department got Chromebooks and I had no training on how to use them. This class was great and taught me how to use them most effectively in my classroom. I was able to create things that I am using in my courses and also gave me ideas for things to do in the future.V.B., World Languages Teacher
The instructor was very passionate about the subject matter and that passion translated into a more dynamic and informative class.L.K., Special Education Teacher
It was a good course. I learned a few new tips that I have already incorporated into my lessons.J.M., World Languages Teacher
Instructor definitely knew what he was talking about. He gave us a wide variety of instructional methods using the chromebooks. He was very responsive and answered all questions in a timely manner! I really enjoyed this course. I also feel like I got to know my classmates even though we were all online. He got us interacting with one another, and that was awesome!S.R., Math Teacher
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
I feel that this course was very well run and I was given enough time to really focus on useful applications in google and on the chromebook.N.M., Science Teacher
Love the trove of information that I gained from completing this course.C.K., Science Teacher
This course was very useful, very informative. Regardless of a person's level of comfort with technology, it was very accessible to everyone.K.R., Language Arts Teacher
I anticipate helping my students to be more productive while also being more interactive.B.N.
A valuable piece of this course was having the time to actually apply what we were learning with the instructor in the room. She was able to address any questions that arose as we were actually using what she was teaching us.m.l., Special Education Teacher
I will use technology in a meaningful way, not just replace pencil and paper with Google Docs.K.R., Language Arts Teacher