Posted by: Ann Treacy | November 14, 2012

Students Learn to Use Technology at MN Broadband Conference

Inver Hills Community College instructors led high school students through two short courses on computer technology hardware and software.

Computers & Networking – This class focused on practical knowledge of computer hardware and operating systems. Students learned how to troubleshoot computer issues and use system tools and diagnostic software. They learned fundamental aspects of connecting computers to the internet and shared resources in a networked environment.

Social Media & Websites – In this class students explored how businesses might use social media to interact with customers and partners. Students also learned aspects of website development and how a business might optimize their web presence. Lastly, students discovered cloud based applications and how they are redefining the way people work and interact.

Here is a little bit more about what the students learned in their own words…

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