There are a lot of great options to choose from, but our top pick is the ASUS Chromebook Flip C214. This model is slightly slimmer and lighter than its predecessor, even with a slightly bigger battery. Best made better: ASUS Chromebook Flip C214
The ASUS Chromebook Flip C213 was one of the best Chromebooks for education for the last two years, but it was due for an update. Chromebooks are great computers for a lot of different uses, but they are almost tailor-made for education. The 11.6-inch screen is still easy to see in a wide array of angles — and even in direct 3 PM Florida sunshine — and the zinc alloy hinge allows you to rotate the screen around 360 degrees into tent or… They’re designed to perform well even with modest specs, the software is hard to break, corrupt, or infect, and if a student breaks a laptop, they just need to log in on any other laptop in the school system to get back to work. The ASUS Chromebook Flip C214 is an update that is worth the wait.