Chromebooks

ISTE Standards for Students

    • Empowered Learner. 1d - Students understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies and are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies.

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Chromebook Support Resources

Many students in Baltimore County Public Schools, Kindergarten through grade 8, use Chromebooks to access digital content and resources. All BCPS teachers and students have access to the Google Chrome browser which can be used to replicate the elementary student experience. The links and resources below can be used to support the use of Chromebooks in the classroom.

To see a user comparison in basic functionality between Chromebooks and BCPS Windows Devices, you can view the Chromebook and Windows Device Quick Tips & Tricks resource.

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Training and Device Care and Use

The Office of Digital Safety, Educational Technology, and Library Media provides lessons for teachers to use to introduce Chromebook care and use to students in order to support the development of appropriate classroom rules and expectations for learning. These lessons are created for elementary and secondary students and can be found on our Device Care & Use page.

*Users must be logged in to Chrome with a BCPS Google account in order to access any shared BCPS Google Resources. If you are denied access to the links above please verify that you are logged in to Chrome with a BCPS Google account.

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Support Resources

Google also provides a variety of Chromebook support resources for users on the Chromebook Help site. This site provides a search option to assist users with locating the appropriate support.

These resources in addition to the Chromebook Simulator can useful for teachers and students to build knowledge and fluency with the Chromebook and the Chrome OS.

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