ERIC Number: ED421118
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Basic Technology Tools for Administrators: Preparing for the New Millennium.
Aguilera, Raymond; Hendricks, Joen M.
This paper suggests activities for school administrators to learn basic technology tools. Step-by-step instructions are provided for browsing and using the Internet, organizing favorite World Wide Web sites, and organizing Internet bookmarks. Interesting job search, legal, and professional organization Web sites for administrators are listed. A learning module for using Microsoft Excel, an electronic spreadsheet, is presented; this module uses an already developed spreadsheet that can be accessed through the Internet. Step-by-step instructions for this module are organized in the following six lessons: (1) using the student enrollment projection; (2) using the salary schedule; (3) using the scattergram; (4) using the salary cost module; (5) modifying the enrollment projection; and (6) modifying and using the salary schedule. A module for utilizing Microsoft Office PowerPoint to create electronic presentations is presented that includes instructions for choosing a background, creating a title page, creating a new slide, creating additional slides, and saving the presentation. (AEF)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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