Do you want to learn how to use Google Apps and Chromebooks more effectively in your classroom to create an innovative and collaborative environment? In this workshop, we will look at proven strategies for using Chromebooks, the Chrome Browser, and Google Apps for Education in ways that purposefully impact student learning.
First, we will begin by making the most of Google Drive, Chrome Apps, and Extensions, learning how to make instructional improvements that allow for thoughtful and purposeful use of these tools in the classroom. Then, we will examine ways to leverage the power of YouTube Channels, Calendar, Sites and more to support high-level classroom instruction. From Google Docs for collaboration to Google Sites for publishing, we will explore all of the amazing ways to use Google Apps for Education to redefine learning and inspire your students curiosity and creativity.
At the end of this workshop, participants will leave with strategies and ideas for effectively using Google Chromebooks and Google Apps for Education to increase critical thinking skills and improve information literacy. Participants will also develop a set of strategies for creating an innovative, collaborative classroom.