Google Chrome Extensions

Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Stephanie Hamilton

Chrome extensions are small software programs installed in the Chrome browser and give you added features and abilities to customize and personalize your Chrome browser. Chrome Extensions can make things simple and more convenient and make teaching and learning easier for you and your students. With Chrome extensions you can clip a web page to Evernote, cite a source and create a bibliography, capture your screen, create a QR code just to name a few.

Objective: After completing this course you will know what a Chrome extension is, where to find them and how to install and manage your extensions. You will also be able to use the extensions Extensity, Evernote Web clipper, Easybib, Snagit, and Goo.gl URL shortener.

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Technological:

This course increases the level of technological knowledge needed to apply technology to a lesson or teacher work flow.

For the perfect lesson combine this technology with a lesson that currently exhibits excellent content knowledge and pedagogical practice.

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Augmentation:

The technology used in this course when implemented in a classroom lesson will provide a functional change or improvement to the classroom. This technology augments the current practices and leverages the technology to enhance specific functions of the work.

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Technology:

This course utilizes technology or teaches components of technological programs across a variety of systems, people organizations, and knowledge. Every technology tool requires a base level of understanding that can be considered part of this course. Technology as part of STEAM can be used as a tool for science, engineering and arts.