This training workshop will help prepare tutors to lead a technology mini-course. Registration is now closed.

Each tutor will receive a copy of the course and have a chance to practice activities they will use with their students. Tutors should bring their laptop, tablet, or smart phone.

Training is open to tutors from any program that is piloting the mini-course. It will be offered:

 

Tuesday, March 17

10am-1pm

Literacy NJ Union

121-125 Chestnut St., Suite 203

Roselle, NJ 07203

 

Thursday, March 19

10am-1pm

LV-Monmouth

Brookdale Community College

Room 109

123 Broadway

Long Branch, NJ 07740

 

Friday, March 20

10am-1pm

Dennis Library

101 Main Street

Newton, NJ 07860

 

Saturday, March 21

10am-1pm

Literacy NJ Mercer

3535 Quakerbridge Rd., Ste 104

Hamilton, NJ 08619

 

About the technology mini-course

This 8-lesson, 16 hour mini-course is designed to help students practice the technology we use in everyday life- whether they use a computer, tablet, or smart phone. It is organized into three units:

Communicating with People

· email, evites, email security & management, calendars, texting

 

Searching the Internet & Finding Resources

· web searches, internet security, filling out forms, finding resources

 

Documenting Your Life

· photo archiving & sharing, using the cloud, intro to social media