Microsoft Office 2010 gives students an opportunity to learn the most popular, commonly used computer application tools in the business world today! High school teachers and college professors expect students to have these skills so they are able to communicate in a more professional and effective manner. This course is an opportunity to really learn the power available in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Mastery of these skills additionally gives students the ability to complete tasks more quickly and accurately, thus improving efficiency and productivity.
In addition, students will be exposed to a variety of Web 2.0 applications such as, Google Docs, Prezi, Twitter, Blogs, Wikis and Moodle to enhance the learning experience and better prepare our students for life after high school. As a culminating project, students will act as a social entrepreneur in applying all of the skills they have learned to create documents(s), spreadsheets, and a presentation to solve a global issue of their choice.