NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

Bringing Education to You

K-12 Professionals

Google Chromebook in the Classroom

EDUC 600

3 CREDITS

$695

Online

Instructor: John W. Ditter

Grading: Letter

Monday, September 22, 2014 - Sunday, November 02, 2014

Section 2: October 27 - December 7, 2014

Instruction Mode: Internet-Asynchronous (Online Class)

Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development

Partner Course Fee: $695

Course Description:

This three-credit graduate education course will focus on student achievement and its theoretical base as well as provide an in-depth study of the integration of Google Chromebooks in the classroom. Transforming Education with Google Apps gives students, teachers, and administrators a practical experience in implementing and leveraging the power of Google Accounts and Google Chromebook in an educational setting.  Content focuses on hands-on application of cross-curricular literacy through the use of the Chromebook and Google Documents, and Apps available to the system. Emphasis is given to cloud computing and collaborative technologies for a digital age school. Participants in this class will explore, practice, and incorporate these technological tools in their teaching to improve professional skills and enhance student achievement.

Objectives:

As result of participation and completion of course module students will know and understand:

  1. The theoretical base and underlying pedagogical principles and concepts;
  2. All modules will focus on student achievement;
  3. The use of Google communications;
  4. The value of Google Docs: Word processing, presentation software, forms, surveys;
  5. How to use Google for interaction, collaboration;
  6. How to apply analytic skills through collaborative inquiry, research, and shared reflection-based on personal experience;
  7. How to achieve personal and professional goals through application of new learning;
  8. The use of YouTube in the classroom;
  9. Google sites for teachers and your students;
  10. Google Apps and Extensions.

Special Instructions:

The total cost includes the NDSU graduate credit however textbook(s) are not included.

**Registration Instructions:

You will be directed to the IGS website for registration.

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