I’ve become increasingly disappointed with our District’s decision to not purchase Chromebooks and, instead, purchase far more expensive and far fewer MacBooks.
I did think, though, that readers might find a Chromebooks “Best” list useful and, perhaps, someday, so will I.
Before I share those links (and I hope readers will contribute more), here are a few other Best lists you might find useful:
A Beginning List Of The Best Resources For Learning About Google Classroom
The Best Resources For Learning How To Use Google Docs/Google Drive
The Best Resources On “One-To-One” Laptop/Tablet Programs — Please Suggest More!
The Best Advice On Using Education Technology
The Best Sources For Ideas On How To Use Technology With English Language Learners
The Best Research Available On The Use Of Technology In Schools
The Best Good, Inexpensive & Simple Classroom Technology Tools
The Best Places To Find Research On Technology & Language Teaching/Learning
The Best Sites For Learning About The History Of Technology
My Best Posts For Tech Novices (Plus A Few From Other People)
The Best Resources For Beginning iPad Users
The Best Sites For Beginning iPhone Users Like Me
Now, here are my choices for The Best Resources For Using Chromebooks In The Classroom:
Chromebooks beat iPads as top education device is from The San Francisco Chronicle.
30 Ways to Use Chromebooks in the Classroom is a useful slide presentation.
Using Chromebooks in the Classroom is from Reading Today.
Here’s a Live Binder created by Maureen Davis full of related resources.
10 Chromebook uses: How Google-powered laptops are enhancing classrooms is from Education Dive.
3 Reasons Why Chromebook Beats iPad in 1:1 Programs is from edSurge.
Six Reasons Educators Say They Are Choosing Chromebooks Over iPads, Netbooks And PCs is from Forbes.
Why Chromebooks Are Beating MacBooks is from Mashable.
Educators Weigh Merits of Chromebooks, iPads in Twitter Chat is from Ed Week.
Here Come the Chromebooks is from Scholastic.
Chromebooks 101: A Guide to Chromebook Success is by Vicki Davis.
Chromebooks Gaining on iPads in School Sector is from The New York Times.
Chromebooks Command Close to Half of K-12 Computing Market, Analyst Says is from Ed Week.
Statistic Of The Day: Chromebooks Are Number One In Schools
Love this #gafe symbaloo for beginning Google Classroom Teachers #edtech https://t.co/JOE08rxZaR
— Vicki Davis (@coolcatteacher) July 30, 2016
How Google Chromebooks conquered U.S. schools is from The Associated Press.
Statistic Of The Day: Chromebooks Are Everywhere
Laptops, Chromebooks or tablets? Deciding what’s best for the nation’s schools is from The Hechinger Report.
Where have all the Chromebooks gone? appeared in Education Dive.
If you give a student a Chromebook is from Google.
Not sure if this is what you are looking for, but here is our site that focuses on the nuts and bolts of a Chromebook connected to instruction. We use this for staff and students: https://sites.google.com/a/ipsd.org/rechargelearningchromebook101/