with Tech Divas
This is a 4 week, 24 point online course that covers computer fundamentals for career and technical edu-cators. The program components include the following topics: Internet skills, key software applications, computer hardware, technology standards, and digital literacy. During week 1, participants are shown the skills needed to participate in the live web conferencing system, Collaborate, and the learning manage-ment system, Desire2Learn.Other week one topics include: teaching with technology, the National Educa-tion Technology Standards (NETS) for teachers, netiquette, and a self-survey of technology skills. The sec-ond week focuses on computer fundamentals, such as hardware/software, manipulating Microsoft Win-dows, customizing the desktop, etc. By week 3, participants are able to discuss key software applications, for example the basics of the Office Suite and using Microsoft Office, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel. They will also get tips on organizing your inbox, using the software more effectively, and enhancing your PowerPoint presentations. In week 4, participants will learn about “digital citizenship”(networks, the Internet, evaluating electronic information, security and privacy issues, Internet hoaxes and scams, Social Networking and Web 2.0 tools). Participants will be provided a course syllabus upon enrollment.
Session 1: Oct 11 - Nov 7th, 2020
Sun for 4 weeks from 6:00 pm
For more info, call us at 850-878-6860