Introduction to Computers for Teachers
Tailored for the computer novice, this newly updated course provides the background, concepts and basic skills needed to become a productive and confident computer user. Easy to understand explanations, illustrations and step-by-step hands-on exercises make 'Introduction to Computers for Teachers' a painless way to learn the basics or brush up on your skills.
The course progresses from 'Where is the ON switch?' and 'How does the Internet work?' to using word processors, spreadsheets and computer graphics programs. The presentation is logical and easy to follow. Extensive glossaries, history and an educational perspective adds depth and meaning. Both Macintosh and Windows are covered in the course workbook and the companion website.
Upon registering for the course, a physical workbook will be surface mailed to you at no additional cost. All assignments may be completed without classroom participation. Instructor support is readily available via email or phone. Additional information may be found at: www.steveyoungfpu.net
This course is applicable towards the Technology Skills for Educators Certificate.