Chromebooks 101

Chromebooks are suddenly everywhere in education. In the first half of 2015, Chromebooks made up almost half of the new devices shipped to K–12 schools. The high utility and relatively low cost of Chromebooks makes them an appealing option for teachers and schools. In this course, you will learn how to integrate Chromebooks into your daily instruction. After the course, you will write a lesson plan that integrates Chromebooks into one of your lessons.

In this course, you will:

  • learn what Chromebooks are and how they differ from other computers.
  • identify ways and create best practices to manage Chromebooks.
  • find great resources to use to engage students with Chromebooks.
  • create a lesson plan and assignment using Chromebooks.

First, watch this introductory video on Chromebooks.

Estimated Time to Complete Lessons:

  • Lesson 1: 20 minutes
  • Lesson 2: 40 minutes
  • Lesson 3: 20 minutes
  • Workshop: 40 minutes
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