Chromebook Classroom - Basics and Beyond

A MACUL SIGLIB Preconference Workshop March 18, 2015

Learn the most important skills and integration strategies for using Chromebooks and Google Apps in your classroom. Start with Chrome and Chromebook basics including the most important Chrome extensions and strategies to differentiate instruction. Next, review Google Drive folder organization, sharing, and the use/creation of templates. Learn about the newest Google Drive Add-ons and explore workflow strategies for Google Drive assignments. See how teachers are using Google Classroom for announcements and assignments. Roll up your sleeve and learn about a dozen of the best educational apps including graphical organizers, and video, image, and audio editors. Finish as you learn to create a classroom calendar and guide students to create videos saved to YouTube. An introduction to Google Hangouts will be included as time allows.


Workshop Outline

  1. Basics
  2. Chrome Extensions
  3. Templates
  4. Google Drive Organization
  5. Google Drive Add-ons
  6. Workflow Strategies
  7. Google Classroom
  8. Educational Apps
  9. Google Calendar
  10. YouTube
  11. Google Hangouts

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