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Recognizing the need for teens to become literate in the use of technology as part of the new Common Core standards, Melissa Rentchler and Lorraine Wiener (writers and holders of copyright on workshop content) have partnered with the Harbor Branch to pilot a series of labs addressing this need. The content is written for teens, but all ages are welcome at the workshop. Feedback on the content from participants of all ages is needed and welcome.
SPRING 2014 Focus on ICT "Information Communications Technology" - needed for online testing in schools.
Jan. 27 Research II - Plagiarism and Copyright
Feb. 3 Internet Connected Computers - Downloading, creative commons, public domain, piracy versus fair use
Feb. 10 ICT - Computer basics (what is a computer? hardware, software, OS, applications, cloud, basic parts, buttons, ports)
Feb. 24 ICT - eMail basics
March 3 ICT - Google and other Google products and services
March 10 ICT - Google Drive and documents
March 17 ICT - Internet basics
March 24 ICT - iPad basics
April 7 ICT - Microsoft Office Suite of tools