Tech Tips for Parents

Do you See What I See? Viewing Chromebook history

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Viewing Your Child's Chromebook History

1. Click on GAT Shield Extension in Google Chrome Browser

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In the top right hand corner of the student's chrome browser, you will find the GAT Shield symbol. Once you hover over this extension, it will say it can show browser history. Click on that button to view the history. Students cannot delete or hide sites from this tool.

2. View Gat Shield Information

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Once you click on the GAT shield extension button, you can view a child's history by date. It will show the amount of time a student has used their chromebook and the sites they visited during that day.

Press Control H on Child's Chromebook

Control H will allow you to see the child's history on the chromebook with date and time.