It goes without saying that computer literacy is essential in today’s world. Every career, every mode of communication, every aspect of life is touched by computers and technological devices, and our students must be prepared to enter that world. Regardless of what subject or grade you teach, you can help your students develop and master computer literacy skills.
In this course, you will learn how to integrate computer literacy lessons into any classroom to meet Common Core and ISTE standards and prepare your students for a lifetime of computer use. You will develop strategies for teaching students typing skills, the difference between hardware and software, and how to be good digital citizens. In addition, you will explore how you can take advantage of Google tools for education and coach students on how to care for school-owned and personal devices.
With the knowledge and techniques from this course, you will be prepared to provide your
students with a plethora of engaging learning opportunities to encourage computer literacy in