Ed Tech: Why Chromebooks Might be Right for Your Classroom

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ss-cb-keyframe-endChromebooks are all the buzz, but few people really know what one is. Some may compare it to a tablet while others may say it is a PC laptop, but it isn’t either of those. If it isn’t a tablet and it isn’t a PC, what is it? Technically speaking, it is an internet dependent cloud device! A Chromebook offers features of both a tablet (apps and cloud features) and a laptop (keyboard, Office-like web applications). It also brings its own set of unique features (unbeatable collaboration tools, Google Chrome Operating System, eight second start-up, education management tools). At a starting price of $229 with the education management console, the may be right for your classroom.