Mrs. Anne Williamson, instructor
M.A., B.S., The University of
firstname.lastname@example.org • 334.874.1675
1701 Summerfield Road, Selma, Al
Planning Period: 11:10-12:15
Course Title: Computer Essentials
Program: Business Management and
Biography: Mrs. Williamson was honored to be selected as "Selma City Schools Teacher of the Year, Secondary, 2017-2018." She is the Instructional Technology Specialist at R. B. Hudson Middle School
and teaches Computer Essentials, Introduction to Computer Programming, and
Yearbook. She is the Technology Coordinator and Future Business Leaders
of America sponsor. Mrs. Williamson is a native of Atlanta, Georgia and a
graduate of the University of Alabama. She holds Master of Art and
Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Alabama. Her certifications include Business, Management and Administration, Family
and Consumer Science, English Language Arts, Class A Secondary Education, and
Elementary Education. She enjoys teaching middle
school students and is looking forward to a awesome school year!
Course description: The Computer Essentials course
instructional content is designed for students in Grades 6, 7, or 8 to master
basic skills in the areas of word processing, database management, spreadsheet
applications, multimedia presentations, and Internet research. Reading,
mathematics, and communication skills are reinforced throughout this course.
Rigorous instruction is provided to equip learners with knowledge and skills
for college and career readiness. Extended learning experiences to enrich and
enhance instruction is reinforced through learner participation in career and
technical student organizations (FBLA). *ALSDE
to Programming: Students learn basic coding and programming concepts.
* Exhibit proper use of basic computer components
* Demonstrate correct
procedure for basic computer and printer maintenance
* Demonstrate correct
data input techniques with acceptable speed and accuracy.
* Utilize word
* Use spreadsheet
software to create, save, open, edit, and print a workbook or worksheet.
* Create a database
procedures for creating, saving, retrieving, and delivering multimedia
* Demonstrate use of
the Internet in business.
* Utilize research
results to determine career and entrepreneurial opportunities,
responsibilities, and educational and credentialing requirements in entry-level
information technology professions.
* Analyze information
technology for its impact on society.
* Describe ethical
considerations resulting from technological advances