Microsoft Essentials Fundamentals I



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Microsoft Essentials Fundamentals I

This course assumes no previous experience using MS Office or equivalent tools.  We will cover the basics of using Office MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and the Open Office equivalent software including things like creating and saving files and basic software features.  Students will be provided with opportunities to apply the tools to some of the most common uses they may encounter (writing papers, schedules, budgets, and school presentations).

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Any version of Microsoft Office (PC or Mac) to include Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel only.

John Willoughby is a life-long learner dedicated to not just teaching students but helping them become permanent members of a lifelong learner journey.  He believes that students need to be empowered to be learners. John has been teaching for the past 19 years both in the United States as well as overseas. His subject focuses have been social studies and technology.  John has taught a variety of advanced placement courses as well as college preparatory courses. 

John has a Masters in Education from the University of Illinois.  He has also been head of Department for Social studies and Head of Professional Development for an online school based out of Oxford, England.

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