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You could use the new open1to1 InternetOS edition.   It is not an authentic
ChromOS, but is the same idea, and is tested with SBAC.

https://drive.google.com/a/askbj.net/folderview?id=0By6bgjI9qHGubTFTV1duRHliUU0&usp=drive_web

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On Wed, Apr 1, 2015 at 11:18 AM, Russell Gregory <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> That's too bad, we just put the hexxen build on an old netbook.  Seemed to
> work well so far
>
> On Wed, Apr 1, 2015 at 10:28 AM, Robert Wickberg <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> I believe this info is obsolete, Elizabeth I don't think Hexxeh is making
>> Chromium builds any more. There might be someone else out there doing it,
>> though, otherwise, you have to compile it yourself.   At any rate, there's
>> no flash support in them, and when I tried one, there weren't any drivers
>> in it for things like the touchpad, unless I ran it on new enough hardware
>> that would hardly be an economical way to build Chromebooks.  Drivers will
>> probably always be the issue with this idea, Google isn't going to write
>> the drivers for hardware that's not in a Chromebook, so you're dependent on
>> third parties doing it, and they're all writing them for Linux, if anything.
>>
>> On Wed, Apr 1, 2015 at 8:49 AM, Elizabeth McCarthy <
>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>>> ​You can turn those old laptops into Chromebooks yourself for free...
>>>
>>> http://videos.huffingtonpost.com/tech/how-to-easily-convert-your-laptop-into-a-chromebook-517193812
>>> ​
>>>
>>> *Elizabeth McCarthy, MAT*
>>> *Digital Learning SpecialistGoogle Education Trainer*
>>> Google+google.com/+ElizabethMcCarthy
>>> <https://www.google.com/+ElizabethMcCarthy>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Apr 1, 2015 at 8:15 AM, Steve Ligett <[log in to unmask]>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Perhaps I sounded snarky, but I truly did mean "wow". I was surprised
>>>> to hear of a new Chromebook from a company that hasn't made computers
>>>> before, esp. with a processor from a company also an unknown. We do have
>>>> Acer Chromebooks with Arm processors (such as the one Raymond
>>>> mentioned a while back <http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00NC088EA/>
>>>> ).
>>>>
>>>> Haven't you ever wondered what it would take to turn an old laptop you
>>>> have on hand into a Chromebook?
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 7:56 PM, Elizabeth McCarthy <
>>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> It might not be the top of the line, but many schools aren't close to
>>>>> providing devices to students for ubiquitous computing.  How many schools
>>>>> are currently 1:1?  does being a 1:1 have an advantage on SBAC testing?
>>>>> does 1:1 support students in preparing for college and career?  I think
>>>>> there is a huge inequity in the state where some students are digital
>>>>> learners, where other's are left in the past.
>>>>> It bothers me to do trainings with educators and when they are done
>>>>> they say, *that it was great but I can't do any of that in my
>>>>> classroom because we don't have enough computers. *
>>>>> A price point of $149 there should be no excuses.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> *Elizabeth McCarthy, MAT*
>>>>> *Digital Learning SpecialistGoogle Education Trainer*
>>>>> Google+google.com/+ElizabethMcCarthy
>>>>> <https://www.google.com/+ElizabethMcCarthy>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 3:59 PM, Steve Ligett <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Wow, a $149 Chromebook from Haier,
>>>>>> <http://www.amazon.com/Haier-Chromebook-11-HR-116R-11-6-Inch/dp/B00V3DYVLM/> featuring
>>>>>> an Arm cpu from a company I'd never heard of, Rockchip
>>>>>> <http://www.rk3288.com/#!/home>.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 1:41 PM, Elizabeth McCarthy <
>>>>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Google pushes Chrome OS software, with or without Chromebooks
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> http://www.cnet.com/news/google-pushes-chrome-os-software-with-or-without-chromebooks/
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Google's Chromebit turns any computer monitor with an HDMI port into
>>>>>>> a full-blown computer.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> *Elizabeth McCarthy, MAT*
>>>>>>> *Digital Learning SpecialistGoogle Education Trainer*
>>>>>>> Google+google.com/+ElizabethMcCarthy
>>>>>>> <https://www.google.com/+ElizabethMcCarthy>
>>>>>>>
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