live: $ 425
rec.: $ 375
This course is designed to help students develop many of the necessary computer skills to excel in the ever growing electronic and digital world. This introductory course will help students gain the hands-on experience in word processing, graphics, slide shows, and blogging. It also allows students to be more successful creating materials for other high school and college classes. Students will be exposed to a wide range of computer apps and the use of internet research, and online safety. Students must have access Microsoft Office including WORD, Excel and PowerPoint.
Weekly practice reinforces the concepts taught in class and the instructor is available during live office hours and by email to assist students. Assignments are graded and students receive a mid-term report as well as a year-end course credit report. Students may take this class for Honors credit. The Honors option costs an additional $25 per class. Be sure to check Honors on the registration form.
Kara Buckner was homeschooled for 14 years and took classes with Beth Hempton and Seasons, formerly Classes by Beth. She is a trainee in a pre-professional ballet conservatory and possesses experience teaching dance, specifically ballet, pointe and tap, to children ages 3-17. Usually she can be found drawing, reading, or enjoying time with her family and friends in Florida.