Excel 2007 in the Classroom

Topic: Technology
Instructor: Rebecca Gribble
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: Jackson Local Schools
Location: SKPD

Course Description:

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel 2007 in this professional development class for teachers, and get the training every teacher needs for using and teaching this powerful program effectively in the classroom. This unique online class is packed full of tips, shortcuts, and lesson plan ideas.

First, we’ll cover all the important Excel fundamentals: Using tabs, formatting cells and worksheets, inserting formulas for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, and creating colorful charts and graphs. Then we’ll move on to more advanced Excel features such as sorting and analyzing student test data for differentiated instruction, writing powerful mathematical formulas, and using Excel to automatically calculate student averages and other statistics. You’ll finish the class by creating a customizable grade book that you can use in your own classroom. Throughout the class, we’ll explore standards-based lesson plans and activities that allow you to pass your Excel knowledge on to your students, no matter what grade level you teach.  

Students MUST enroll through Jackson Township Community Education to participate in the class. Additional fee for the online class is $115. For more information including a schedule of class dates and to register directly online contact Jackson Local Schools at    http://www.jtce.org/teachers.htm    This class is offered every month through JTCE and has an ongoing registration for credit with Ashland University.

Cost: $260
Timespan of Course:
July 17, 2013 to August 29, 2014
Contact E-mail: jtce@jackson.sparcc.org

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    online
Registration Information:
Course Number: 247
Course Section Name: EDU*6250*H1
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 2.00
Subject: EDU