Chrome Extensions - Making Chrome Work for You
Explore and create : BYOD
Wednesday, June 27, 1:30–2:30 pm
Extensions add extra features and functionality to Chrome. Complex tasks become easy and less time-consuming. Learn about extensions to streamline your Chrome experience and save precious time for you and your students.
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Google Chrome needs to be on your computer.
|Focus:||Digital age teaching & learning|
|Topic:||Online tools, apps and resources|
|ISTE Standards:||For Educators:
|Additional detail:||ISTE author presentation|
The purpose of this presentation is to help educators use Chrome efficiently and effectively. This will be a hands-on session with many resources and strategies particular to educators. Many of the tools will also benefit students and enhance learning. As the workshop progresses, the tools will be used together to create unique results. Participants will leave feeling like they have superpowers and be able to use what they have learned immediately.
This will be a hands-on session. The audience will participate throughout the session. It will be fun but intense. They will add extensions and practice strategies while asking questions and participating in polling and sharing.
Intro 5 min
Extensions and Strategies - 40 min
Wrap-up 10 min
Covili, Jared. (2017). Going Google: Powerful Tools for 21st Century Learning. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin, a SAGE https://www.amazon.com/Going-Google-Powerful-Century-Learning/dp/1412998786
Samantha Morra is an educator with over 25 years experience as a teacher, technology coordinator, administrator, and educational consultant. She earned two Master’s Degrees: Educational Technology and Educational Leadership and Administration. She is a Google Certified Innovator and RaspberryPi Certified Educator. She has presented at conferences and led workshops for educators across the US and Canada. Samantha’s views on 21st-century learning and teaching have been in the New York Times, Star-Ledger, ISTE’s Learning & Leading with Technology magazine, NJN’s Classroom Close Up, the ABC Network special issues on education and she has contributed to several books.