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4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers - March 2015

4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers - March 2015 | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
Here are 4 additional Chrome Extensions that might be useful for teachers. Click Here for the full list Table Capture If a webpage contains tables of data this Chrome Extension allows you to copy t...
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OPINION: Why Chromebooks Should Rule The School (EdSurge News)

OPINION: Why Chromebooks Should Rule The School (EdSurge News) | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
I help schools think through hardware choices, deployment logistics, cost and on-going manageability.
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Free Technology for Teachers: 30 Ideas for Using Chromebooks in Education

Free Technology for Teachers: 30 Ideas for Using Chromebooks in Education | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
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Best Google Chrome Extensions of 2013

Best Google Chrome Extensions of 2013 | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
Do you use Google Chrome browser? We thinks it's very nice and comfortable. Especially cause as Firefox it has numerous extension that will make your web browsing faster and easier. Let's have a lo...

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School district closer to one-to-one laptop program

School district closer to one-to-one laptop program | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
Will be used next year by students in grades 6-12
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Thinking About Chromebooks? Here's Everything You Need to Know First -- THE Journal

Thinking About Chromebooks? Here's Everything You Need to Know First -- THE Journal | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
At under $300 a device, Chromebooks are an attractive alternative to pricier laptops and tablets. Learn everything you need to know about deploying them from two districts who have taken the plunge.
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Great resource for schools looking into 1-1 with Chromebooks.

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The Devices of Change: What's To Come -- THE Journal

The Devices of Change: What's To Come -- THE Journal | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
New technologies like iPads and cloud computing are driving changes in the way students learn and the way teachers educate. But change is about much more than the device, according to Rushton Hurley, executive director of Next Vista for Learning.

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The Power of the Web for Teaching & Learning – Go 1:1 with Google Chromebooks & Apps for Education | News | Resources | One to One Institute

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Free Technology for Teachers: 20 Chrome Apps & Extensions for Teachers and Students

Free Technology for Teachers: 20 Chrome Apps & Extensions for Teachers and Students | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: TechSmith Snagit - A Chrome-based Screen Capture Tool

Free Technology for Teachers: TechSmith Snagit - A Chrome-based Screen Capture Tool | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it

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"TechSmith Snagit is a new screen capture tool from the producers of the popular screencasting tools Jing and Camtasia. TechSmith Snagit is a Chrome app and extensions that allows you to capture all or part of screen then draw and write on your screen capture. The Snagit Chrome extension is what allows you to capture your screen. The Snagit Chrome app allows you to save your screen captures in your Google Drive account. You do have to install both the extension and the app for Snagit to work correctly."


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Six Reasons Educators Say They Are Choosing Chromebooks Over iPads, Netbooks And PCs

Six Reasons Educators Say They Are Choosing Chromebooks Over iPads, Netbooks And PCs | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
Readers: This is a continuation of a piece I wrote over the weekend "Chromebooks Gain Ground In The Education Market, But A Majority Of Educators Still Prefer IPads." Here is what the Chromebook preferring minority have to say.

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Chromebook Overview

Want to know if a chromebook is right for you and your classroom? This presentation might help!

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Just Got a New Chromebook? Here’s How To Get Started…

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How Chromebooks Can Escape the Netbook's Fate

How Chromebooks Can Escape the Netbook's Fate | Chromebooks for Schools | Scoop.it
if Google’s Chrome/Chrome OS strategy draws enough application developers to keep expanding the platform, only an unexpected rival device could displace the Chromebook
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Google In Education: Chromebooks A 'Right Time Technology'

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It was a fad; it went up and it went down. And when the Chromebooks came out it provided a unique opportunity to fit our educational needs.

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