New! Screencast App for Chromebooks from Google

Shake Up Learning

Screencast App for Chromebooks from Google appeared first on Shake Up Learning. The new Chrome OS application by Google is called Screencast (Available for all Chromebooks running ChromeOS v. Screencast App for Chromebooks from Google. Screencast App for Chromebooks from Google.

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

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Wakelet and WeVideo: Powerful Distance Learning Edtech

The CoolCatTeacher

” The post Wakelet and WeVideo: Powerful Distance Learning Edtech appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day. All Grades All Subjects Chromebooks Edtech Tool Tuesday Students Teachers Tech Tips Tools Web Tools

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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

Putting Edtech in Pedagogical Context, and the Chromebook App Hub

Adam Watson Edtech Elixirs

Before I slip off myself to my own vacation, I wanted to slip in one more Edtech Elixirs entry before the work of next school year begins. Don't get me wrong -- I always knew that you should never use edtech for edtech's sake.

Here’s How School IT Teams Can Efficiently Manage Chromebooks

EdTech Magazine

As adoption of Chromebooks in education continues to grow, schools and districts have come to rely on Google Workspace for Education for student safety and success. However, when it comes to managing thousands of Chromebooks, most understaffed K–12

Reading QR Codes Inside Your Chromebook Camera

Adam Watson Edtech Elixirs

As of 9/13/21, my YouTube Channel hit 217,855 views; Edtech Elixirs is at 182,146 views. You can see some Edtech Elixirs entries highlighting them over the years.) Of course, Chromebooks are the ubiquitous device in many classrooms, not mobile phones. chromebook QR codes

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

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How edtech in school districts has evolved since the rise of 1:1 and the Common Core. The post The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017 appeared first on Blog. Marketing 1:1 schools chromebooks CIPA cloud-based web filtering digital citizenship EdTech Update parents

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The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

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How edtech in school districts has evolved since the rise of 1:1 and the Common Core. The post The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017 appeared first on Blog. Marketing 1:1 schools chromebooks CIPA cloud-based web filtering digital citizenship EdTech Update parents

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For the Love of EdTech Podcast

Vizor

VIZOR is honored to partnering with the For the Love of EdTech podcast on Season 2. For the Love of EdTech is a podcast by educators for educators. Offer For the Love of EdTech listeners can get up to 20% off VIZOR Chromebook Management by scheduling a no-obligation demo.

What’s Next in EdTech – March Episode Now Live

EdTechTeacher

In the second episode of our new monthly EdTechTeacher show “What’s Next in EdTech,” Tom and Avra share another collection of powerful and practical edtech resources for educators and families! Blog Google Tom Driscoll Tutorials What's Next in EdTech EdTech News Resources

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

These were the pressing questions of the time – a time 8-months after the release of the first iPad and 6-months before the release of the first Chromebook. Now, we know that edtech has been proven to improve test scores and overall classroom engagement. But, how does the 2010 vision for edTech match what’s actually happening today? However, it was the Chromebook (2011) that truly revolutionized 1:1. For more information on edtech, subscribe to our newsletter: .

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4 lessons the edtech industry should take from the pandemic

eSchool News

Within a few weeks, districts nationwide had canceled in-person classes, Chromebooks had sold out, and edtech companies were inundated as educators were forced to reinvent school in the digital space. Edtech had the opportunity to help address these inequities.

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.

Review: Level Up with Lenovo’s 2nd Gen 100e Chromebook

EdTech Magazine

In today’s hybrid educational environment, Chromebooks have made learning more mobile and accessible for K–12 students. Lenovo’s 2nd generation 100e Chromebook blends practicality, affordability and ruggedness into a truly compelling package.

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Android on Chromebooks! Here are some resources and apps to check out

Educational Technology Guy

Android has come to Chromebooks and is available on EDU Domains! This opens up a whole new world of possibilities with Chromebooks, adding thousands of great apps, features and capabilities. id=org.ck12.simulations Chrome Apps for Touchscreen Chromebooks https://goo.gl/3UX0He id=com.google.android.apps.forscience.whistlepunk&hl=en Android for Education Resources [link] Adobe has released a suite of Android apps optimized for Chromebooks.

Must try Tips for one-to-one Chromebook Management

Vizor

Dean Bates and Jeff Lalonde from VIZOR join Monica Burns from ClassTechTips.com on The Easy EdTech Podcast. Dean, Jeff and Monica discuss one-to-one device management trends, the rapid shift to remote learning during the pandemic and some must try Chromebook management tips.

How to Make the Most of Chromebook Security Features

EdTech Magazine

Among the reasons many K–12 schools have made Chromebooks their tech of choice for remote and hybrid learning is the protection they provide against cyberattacks. Chromebooks include some security tools that only work if they’ve been manually activated, he explains.

Chromebooks: We Can and Must Do Better

Teacher Tech

We Can and Must Do Better with Our EdTech Use Andy Losik blogged on a report on how Chromebooks are being utilized. The post Chromebooks: We Can and Must Do Better appeared first on Teacher Tech. Blog Entries Chromebook GoogleBasically, low-level tasks and no creativity. It is essential that our students are able to communicate digitally and visually. The chart from the report in Andy’s post shows that the majority of use […].

46 edtech innovations at ISTELive 22

eSchool News

Here’s a sample of the newest edtech innovations, products, and solutions eSchool News learned about during the show. The ASUS Chromebook CR1 is a dependable option ready for a wide range of scenarios. It was fantastic to gather in person at ISTELive 22 in New Orleans.

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Chromebooks now come with a Screen Capture tool!

Adam Watson Edtech Elixirs

One that really caught my attention: starting with Chrome version 90, the Chrome OS for Chromebooks will now include a built-in screen capture and recording tool called (wait for it) Screen Capture! Either choice will then open up your Screen Capture toolbar at the bottom of your Chromebook.

The Future of EdTech

Cool Cat Teacher

Today’s guest, Al Kingsley, has worked with edtech for over thirty years. Episode #788 - The 10 Minute Teacher Podcast The Future of Edtech Al Kingsley, Thought Leader. Resources in The Future of Edtech episode 788. Transcript - The Future of Edtech - Episode 788.

Yes, Kinder CAN Use Chromebooks!

Shake Up Learning

The post Yes, Kinder CAN Use Chromebooks! Yes, Kinder CAN Use Chromebooks! The new book, Google Apps for Littles by the dynamic duo, Christine Pinto , and Alice Keeler , is all about empowering our littlest learners – YES, kinder CAN use Chromebooks and lots of other technology! Yes, Kinder CAN Use Chromebooks and lots of other technology! GAfE4Littles #edtech #shakeuplearning Click To Tweet. The post Yes, Kinder CAN Use Chromebooks!

K–12 Districts Choose Chromebooks for Educators to Elevate Teaching and Learning

EdTech Magazine

To prevent these potential holdups, K–12 IT departments are turning to Chromebooks for educators, which deliver a high With quarantines, staffing shortages and virtual learning days, a technology problem is the last interruption educators need when they have students’ attention.

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. I want to introduce you to the Chromebook App Hub from Google.

EdTech for Struggling Readers

Class Tech Integrate

Speechify - Chrome OS & iOS app I was introduced to Speechify in Episode 99 of The House of #EdTech Podcast by Chris Nesi. So like many things EdTech, it will probably come down to a preference by the student. Chromebooks dyslexia edtech ipaded ios literacy special education technology integrationA teacher's number one responsibility is to meet the needs of their students. Now this sounds like an obvious statement, but it isn't always as easy as it sounds.

13 Steps to Shape & Secure Your 1:1 Chromebook Program

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We will demystify the Google Apps for Education Admin Console , providing you with the tools to successfully optimize your school’s 1:1 program and edtech experience. Taken from Best Practices to Shape & Secure Your 1:1 Program for Chromebooks. To enroll a Chromebook into the school policy, make sure the device is first enrolled into the enterprise policy by keeping the “Allow devices to enroll automatically” setting turned ON for organizational units requiring admin management.

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? The Chromebook Infused Classroom.

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

How to Make the Most of Chromebook Security Features

EdTech Magazine

Among the reasons many K–12 schools have made Chromebooks their tech of choice for remote and hybrid learning is the protection they provide against cyberattacks. Chromebooks include some security tools that only work if they’ve been manually activated, he explains.

Acer Announces Availability, Price for Chromebook 13, Chromebook Spin 13

techlearning

Acer America today announced that two new Chromebooks – the Acer Chromebook Spin 13 and Acer Chromebook 13 – will both be available through the channel to commercial customers in North America starting in September. The Chromebook Spin 13 is priced starting at $749.99 and the Chromebook 13’s pricing starts at $649.99. Chromebook 13 Availability and Price The Acer Chromebook 13 (CB713-1W) has a traditional notebook design for keyboard-heavy tasks.

Chromebooks vs iPads vs Surface Tablets – How Do We Select The Best EdTech For Our Students?

TeacherCast

On this weeks episode of the TechEducator Podcast we offer the great device debate: "Chromebooks vs iPads vs Surface Tablets." On this weeks episode of the TechEducator Podcast we offer the great device debate: "Chromebooks vs iPads vs Surface Tablets." TechEducator Podcast Chromebooks iPad Surface TabletsJoin us as we discuss the ups and downs of each of our favorite devices.

Special Needs #edtech treasure chest with Jennifer Cronk

The CoolCatTeacher

In today’s show, we’ll discuss special needs edtech with Jennifer Cronk and: Why speech recognition empowers students. A full edtech treasure chest for special needs students. The post Special Needs #edtech treasure chest with Jennifer Cronk appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

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6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook

Shake Up Learning

The post 6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Using Android Apps on a Chromebook. Google has been working to bridge the gap between the tablet and laptop by allowing us to use Android apps on a Chromebook. I recently purchased the Samsung Pro Chromebook , which is pretty fantastic I must say. I needed a new Chromebook and I loved the Samsung Pro so much that I bought it. Why Android Apps on Chromebooks.

25 digital tools and edtech resources from FETC

eSchool News

As aspects of pre-pandemic life slowly emerge from nearly two years of masking, testing, and social distancing, educators are once again gathering at edtech conferences to experience the latest and greatest solutions, digital tools, and professional learning opportunities.

Chromebooks and G Suite: A Partnership Worth Exploring

EdTech Magazine

By Nathan Lang Schools are seeing positive results after pairing Google’s education platform with 1:1 Chromebook deployments. Classroom Hardware Notebooks

Let’s Try Because Our Students Need Us: A Story of Persistent Edtech Integration

The CoolCatTeacher

The post Let’s Try Because Our Students Need Us: A Story of Persistent Edtech Integration appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day. All Subjects Blended Learning and E-Learning Chromebooks Edtech Tool Tuesday Gsuite and Google Apps History and Social Sciences Teachers Innovation IT Coaches and Directors Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) STEM Students Teachers Tools

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60 Tools to Inspire Students with Chromebooks – SULS009

Shake Up Learning

The post 60 Tools to Inspire Students with Chromebooks – SULS009 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Chromebooks have transformed classrooms! You can’t pass up the opportunity to share 60 AWESOME tools for Chromebooks! 60 Tools to Inspire Students with #Chromebooks! 60 Tools to Inspire Students with Chromebooks. This week’s content was inspired by a brochure from Google for Education: 60 Tools to Inspire Students with Chromebooks.

Supporting ELL Students with EdTech

Class Tech Integrate

As I have seen the boom in EdTech over the recent years in our district, I have really paid attention to the technology tools that are available to help our ELL students succeed. If you would like to learn more about some of these apps, then check out my post 5 iPad apps for Student Presentations and Meta-Cognition ) As with everything with EdTech, it is important to not get wrapped up in the "bells and whistles" of an app/site, but what it really offers your students.

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?