Session Description: Chrome apps and extensions run in the Chrome browser, providing you or your students many great tools with ease. In this session, participants will explore apps and extensions useful in your classroom. You will learn how to find apps and extensions and install them in your Chrome browser. We will explore as many apps and extensions as possible. Your life will never be the same! Note: You must have the Chrome browser installed prior to the start of the session.
This session is appropriate for teachers at all technology levels.**


As a result of this session and through individual follow-up, teachers will:
  1. Learn the difference between an app and an extension 
  2. Explore a variety of apps and extensions that increase functionality of the classroom and student learning 
  3. Find, install, and use apps or extensions for their use.
Moderator: Louise Maine

Resources:
TEN CHROME APPS:

Apps to manage your life:

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  • One tab - saves all your tabs as one collection

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Apps for creating for students:

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  • Improved Tube - improve you tube with limited permissions, remove comments, more

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Apps for students to use:

  • Powtoon - create presentations and animated videos

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  • Read and write for google - free for educators, hear read aloud to you, words explained in text and pictures, translates text, predicts your next typed word

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Other apps you can explore:

Presentation powerpoint:

Googlemania - 10 Chrome Apps/Extensions