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Deploying Chromebooks in the Classroom

Planning, Installing, and Managing Chromebooks in Schools and Colleges

Authors: Hart-Davis, Guy

  • The most comprehensive treatment of deploying and managing Chromebooks in the classroom
  • Chrome OS can be managed centrally and updated over the network
  • With files stored online, students can quickly resume their work on any Chromebook rather than having to use the specific computer that contains their files    
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eBook $39.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3766-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $49.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3765-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

Learn how to deploy Chromebook computers in a classroom or lab situation and how to navigate the hardware and software choices you face.

This book equips you with the skills and knowledge to plan and execute a deployment of Chromebook computers in the classroom.  Teachers and IT administrators at schools will see how to set up the hardware and software swiftly on your own or with the help of your students.

Step-by-step instructions and practical examples walk you through assessing the practicability of deploying Chromebooks in your school, planning the deployment, and executing it. You'll become an expert in using a Chromebook, developing plans to train your colleagues and students to use Chromebooks, and learn how to run lessons with Google Classroom. You'll learn to manage the computers and the network and troubleshoot any problems that arise.

Make Deploying Chromebooks in the Classroom a part of your instructional library today. 


What You'll Learn
  • Put an easily-manageable computer on each desk for students to learn Internet use and essential office software skills

  • Image, configure, and plan a classroom deployment of Chromebook computers

  • Manage your classroom Chromebook computers and keeping them up and running smoothly and efficiently

Who This Book Is For
Primary audience would be teachers and IT administrators at schools or colleges. It will also appeal to administrators at social clubs or organizations that provide less formal tuition or simply provide Internet access.

About the authors

Guy Hart-Davis is the author of more than 140 computer books, including several books from Apress—among them Deploying iPads in the ClassroomDeploying Raspberry Pi in the Classroom, and Pro Office for iPad.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Planning Your Deployment of Chromebooks in the Classroom

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 1-33

  • Choosing Chromebooks and Accessories

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 35-61

  • Essential Chromebook Skills for Teachers and Administrators

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 63-182

  • Configuring and Managing Chromebooks Manually

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 183-326

  • Configuring and Managing Chromebooks via Policy

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 327-414

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3766-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $49.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3765-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Deploying Chromebooks in the Classroom
Book Subtitle
Planning, Installing, and Managing Chromebooks in Schools and Colleges
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Guy Hart-Davis
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-3766-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-3766-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-3765-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 621
Number of Illustrations and Tables
298 b/w illustrations
Topics