Chromebooks, Classrooms, & Connectivity: The Age of Chromebooks

Kajeet

One device that is frequently mentioned for 1:1 programs or use in the classroom is the Chromebook. Digital Learning Chromebooks 1 to 1Schools across the nation have deployed (and continue to deploy) mobile learning initiatives.

Why Chromebooks Have Expanded in K-12 Classrooms

Kajeet

Did you know Chromebooks made up 60 percent of all U.S. To put that number in perspective, in 2012, Chromebooks made up less than a single percent of the education market, according to Computerworld. So why are Chromebooks gaining—and maintaining—the momentum within the K-12 classroom? Digital Learning Chromebooks WiFi for Studentseducation shipments in 2017?

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

5 Reasons Why Chromebooks in the Classroom Benefits Students

Kajeet

As of 2019, 85 percent of schools and school districts across the United States have a Chromebook program in place. Perhaps you see this happening in your own school, but let’s dive into how Chromebooks in the classroom can benefit students. There are many educational benefits a Chromebook can deliver to students and schools. Mobile Broadband 1 to 1 Chromebooks

5 tools for remote learning with Chromebooks

Ditch That Textbook

Students can do powerful remote learning with Chromebooks. She is a National Board Certified Teacher, Google Certified Innovator, and the Chief Learning Officer at The Infused Classroom, […]. Ed Tech chromebooksThese five tools can help make learning amazing.

Chromebook- Partial Screenshot

Teacher Tech

My standard rule in my class is to “take a screenshot and submit to Google Classroom.” The post Chromebook- Partial Screenshot appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Chromebook Google Keyboard Shortcuts chromebook keyboard shortcuts keytips

10 Chromebook features you (probably) don’t know about

Ditch That Textbook

Chromebooks are packed with some pretty amazing features that make them unique digital devices for students. In a Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit video presentation, I shared some of my favorite tips for making the most of Chromebooks in the classroom — for students and for YOU! Ed Tech chromebook in the classroom chromebook tips ditch summit ditch that textbook digital summit google classroom chromebook

How to use Chromebooks offline for elearning day activities, homework

Ditch That Textbook

Set up Chromebooks and laptops with offline access to G Suite. Having Chromebooks and G Suite can supercharge learning in class. The post How to use Chromebooks offline for elearning day activities, homework appeared first on Ditch That Textbook. Ed Tech G Suite Google Classroom Google Drawings Google Slides Homework Screencasts Templates chromebooks offline elearning daysNo internet at home? No problem.

The Chromebook Infused Classroom

Teacher Tech

An Online Course by Holly Clark Do you have Chromebooks? The Chromebook Infused Classroom Online Course – has opened the doors for pre-orders until May 8th or when all seats are sold. The post The Chromebook Infused Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Chromebook GoogleOr is your school going 1:1 next year? Then this is for you!

20 Seesaw ideas with Chromebooks for K-12 classes

Ditch That Textbook

Creativity Ed Tech Google Classroom Google Drawings Visual thinking seesaw chromebooks seesaw teaching ideas student creation ideas teaching with seesawCreating is memorable. When students learn something and then can create something with it — a digital project, a story, a video — that’s something they can be proud of. Sharing what you’ve created enhances the experience. Who wants to work hard on something that no one else sees?

Guide to Offline use of Chromebooks

Educational Technology Guy

Chromebooks are easy to use and manage and make up a majority of devices in US K-12 classrooms. To address this, here are tips and resources for schools to help students use Chromebooks offline. chromebooks GAFE/Chromebooks tips google Chrome OS offline

New Release! Chromebook Infused Classroom by Holly Clark! Bonus Alert!

Teacher Tech

Just in time for this new school year, a school year we are desperately preparing for, Holly Clark’s newest release, The Chromebook Infused Classroom, is out and ready to help us prepare for the coming school year! Chromebook Infused Classroom by Holly Clark!

5 Ideas to Amp Up Chromebooks

The CoolCatTeacher

Today John Sowash @rsowash talks formative assessment, multimedia, and the must-have apps for Chromebooks. Today he gives us five ideas to amp up our Chromebook classroom. We’re giving away two copies of John’s book The Chromebook Classroom. 10-Minute Teacher Giveaway: The Chromebook Classroom Book by John Sowash. Booktrack Classroom. Josh has a free 5 lesson email course to help teacher develop their Chromebook Classroom.

Touchscreen Chromebooks: the iPad killers in schools?

Ditch That Textbook

I have worked with all sorts of digital devices in my own classroom — desktop computers, laptops, Chromebooks, iPads, student cell phones and a variety of others. Hands down, the best experience for me has been Chromebooks. I’ve outlined why I choose Chromebooks for a 1:1 initiative or, as I had, for carts that stay [.]. Ed Tech 1:1 initiative chromebooks edtech educational technology g suite Google Apps touchscreen

169 Tech Tips–8 Tips for Chromebooks

Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to so many daily tech-infused education. Today’s tip: #94–8 Tips for Chromebooks in Class. Be clear what the Chromebook can and can’t do. Chromebooks are platform agnostic.

169 Tech Tips–Two Great Chromebook Shortkeys

Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to daily tech-infused education. Today’s tip: #121–Chromebook Caps Lock and #122–Chromebook Delete Key. Category: CHROMEBOOKS. Q: Where’s the caps lock on a Chromebook ?

GIVEAWAY: The Chromebook Classroom Book by John Sowash

The CoolCatTeacher

John Sowash will be on the 10-Minute Teacher show on Friday morning sharing his ideas for a Chromebook classroom. As part of our ongoing celebration of the launch of the show, John has agreed to give away two copies of his book The Chromebook Classroom. 10-Minute Teacher Giveaway: The Chromebook Classroom Book by John Sowash. A 10-Minute Teacher Show Giveaway From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

Supercharge Classroom Participation with Chromebooks

EdTechTeam

100% lesson participation is achievable through 1:1 Acer Chromebooks. You look across your classroom, hoping for thirty hands raised amongst thirty engaged minds – but you’re instead met with a familiar scene. So how can teachers create classroom environments where participation is obligatory without being threatening, inconsiderate of different personality traits and where everyone’s voice is heard? .

Tech Tip #122: Chromebook Delete Key

Ask a Tech Teacher

Q: Not only does my Chromebook not have Caps Lock (which I’ve now fixed), but there’s no ‘delete’ key. . More on Chromebooks: Chromebooks Caps Lock. Chromebooks in the Classrooms–Friend or Foe? 18 Pluses, 5 Differences, and 9 Tips about Chromebooks in Your Classroom. Tech tips chromebooks

Sowash’s ‘The Chromebook Classroom’: An Excellent Resource for K–12 Teachers!

The Journal

The Chromebooks are coming! The Chromebooks are coming! So, what is a K-12 teacher supposed to do with those Chromebooks? In this week’s blog post we review “The Chromebook Classroom”a recently published book by John Sowash. Our opinion? Sowash has hit a homerun

169 Tech Tip #128–Top 10 Chromebook Shortkeys

Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to so many daily tech-infused education. Today’s tip #128–Top Ten Chromebook Shortkeys. Category: CHROMEBOOKS. Keyboarding Tech tips 169 tech tips chromebooks

Some Great Chrome Apps for Chromebook Classrooms

Educational Technology Guy

Holly Clark has a great article with some great apps for Chromebook classrooms. chromebooks gafe google applications It has an interactive image of the apps. As you hover over the app icon, it gives short description. Click on it and it takes you to the Google Play page so you can install it. There are some great apps here. Take a look and see what might be useful for you and your students. There are also some other great resources on her site.

The Chromebook Infused Classroom – SULS070

Shake Up Learning

The post The Chromebook Infused Classroom – SULS070 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this episode, Kasey interviews Holly Clark about her new book, The Chromebook Infused Classroom. Do you have Chromebooks in the classroom?

PowerSchool and VIZOR for Chromebooks Partnership

Vizor

VIZOR for Chromebooks is an up-and-coming Chromebook management system. With over 20 years in the education sector, Powerschool now focuses on its Student Information System and Unified Classroom platform. About VIZOR for Chromebooks .

Innovation and Creativity in the Classroom with Chromebooks

EdTechTeam

You may have noticed the device of choice for many school districts and students is the Chromebook. Chromebooks are, simply put, devices that connect to the Internet with keyboards attached. However, because they connect with Chrome, they are called Chromebooks. But what about the Chromebook device itself? Chromebooks can be easily provisioned by districts to enable system-wide rules and push out extensions and services with the click of a button. Chromebooks

100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom – SULS033

Shake Up Learning

The post 100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom – SULS033 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Did I actually title this 100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom? 100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom. If you have Chromebooks in your classroom, you are going to love what the Chromebook App Hub has to offer–100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom. What is the Chromebook App Hub?

13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices

Shake Up Learning

The post 13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices appeared first on Shake Up Learning. So I’ve put together a list of 13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices. Find the best tools for Chromebooks can sometimes be challenging.

Resources for working with PDF files on Chromebooks

Educational Technology Guy

PDF files are used everywhere and can be used on Chromebooks. Many of them are using google classroom so it might just be a learning curve.

Technology, Learning, & Chromebooks in the Elementary Classroom – from Avra Robinson

EdTechTeacher

Providing access to more than just apps, Google Chromebooks are the perfect tool to build the foundation for technology success in young students. Throughout my years as a K-8 technology teacher & coordinator, many people have asked me what Kindergartners, first graders, and second graders might truly do with computers in the classroom. So when the question of “ What purpose would Chromebooks serve in the Kindergarten, first, or second grade classroom? ”

This teacher has her kindergarteners building web pages on Chromebooks #Gafe4littles

The CoolCatTeacher

Kindergarteners making web pages – and more – on their Chromebooks! Kindergarteners and Chromebooks – Yes #Gafe4littles works. What can young children do on Chromebooks with GAFE? I’ve had two classes that I’ve done #GAfE4Littles with, and they just keep blowing my mind from… In the beginning, we are literally going over the basics of just even how to navigate on a Chromebook. How do you start with kindergarteners and Chromebooks?

How to Manage Chromebooks Like a Pro

Vizor

In many cases, we have seen school districts purchasing Chromebooks, for each student , as part of a 1:1 program. Without further ado, here is how to manage Chromebooks like a pro. . G Suite is a fantastic tool , but it is limited with regards to Chromebook Management.

Chromebooks - definitely awesome for education

Educational Technology Guy

Back in May of 2012, I wrote about Google Chromebooks and how they were great for education. Two and a half years and 11,000 Chromebooks later, I stand by this even more. Our district has over 11,000 Chromebooks deployed in grades 3-12. Here''s why I recommend Chromebooks: inexpensive - average cost, with laser etching, Chrome management and setup is around $310 per device. You can also view, edit and create Office documents right inside Google Drive on a Chromebook.

10 Benefits of Using Chromebooks in The Classroom

Vizor

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last week, we took the Chromebook Training from Google. The Chromebook Training highlights what makes Chromebooks different and why it’s great for students. Google describes Chromebooks as web-connecting. As a result, Chromebooks last all day.

Acer launches two new Chromebooks designed for the Classroom

Educational Technology Guy

Acer has announced two new Chromebooks specifically designed with the classroom in mind. The C910 is a 15 inch Chromebook and the C740 is a 11.6-inch Chromebook. We have thousands of the C720 Chromebooks and the work great and hold up well, but these two new ones are even better. Related: Google for Education Resources (includes Chromebook resources) --. Acer chromebooks

How to Use Chromebooks in the Classroom

Edudemic

Mobile devices have become an important part of the modern classroom, and an ever-growing number of educators are turning to Chromebooks in the classroom. The post How to Use Chromebooks in the Classroom appeared first on Edudemic. Articles Featured For Students Online Learning Tools classroom technology classroom tools digital tools edtech educational tools featured google helping students How To technology tips for teachers tools web tools

Chrome Can: Google Chromebook App Hub

Dr. Shannon Doak

If you have been following my blog, you are aware that I am a big proponent of Chromebooks. My Chrome Can series of posts have been created to enable others to see the potential of Chromebooks as a real computer, one that can do everything traditional computers can.