Need help figuring out what Internet options are available (dial-up or broadband), what to ask when calling a provider? This lesson will clarify some of the questions you may not understand about the Internet and the options available for your home. Don’t find yourself not knowing what you contract outlines!
Living the American Dream is something many wish for. This lesson will help guide anyone searching citizenship options, how to attain civic engagement and how to give back in the community through events. Questions regarding registration and voting is simple and all a click away.
Are you trying to plan a family vacation or a solo get-a-way trip and having problems finding something affordable? With the tips in this lesson, you can learn how to make any trip a fun, affordable and not stressful. Learn where flights can be purchased at discounted rates, map your next road-trip and avoid getting lost or simply sit back and let public transportation take you to your next destination!
Having a hard time getting to the stores before they close? Fear, no more and begin shopping online. This lesson will help you be a smart consumer as well as help you find the things you need through Amazon and other great online discount stores. Learn where the best deals are at, before you purchase without walking into any stores.
Moving is not always an easy task, regardless if it’s a new apartment or into your first home. The task is not the easiest to do with required credit checks, deposits and much more. Let us help you find some of answers. The following lesson, gives a couple of options you have when looking for a home loan, who to meet with if you are in need of a realtor, or where to search if you are doing it on your own. It’s all here to help make your next move as easy as possible!
The internet provides a wealth of educational resources, including everything from applying for grants to enrolling and attending school online. Most colleges, both community colleges and large universities allow students to attend classes on the internet, rather than needing to be physically present on campus from a day-to-day basis. This lesson is geared towards everybody from young adults to adults who are interested in continuing their education beyond high school.
The Internet is an informative tool, however with anything good may bring bad as well but protecting your family and you from any online harm is easy to do with the following tips. This lesson shows how to protect your family with Internet security tips, what websites to access and programs to use, as well as how to protect or to know if your child is being bullied online (Cyber Bullying) as well as how to safely use dating online sites. Learn how to be a smart online user!
Keeping photographs, music and much more in order can be a complicated task – especially for the media fan. This lesson will show how to use different programs that are able to manage and organize photos, music and more! No need to push this task down the ‘to-do list’ anymore!
Saving money can be a challenging task if you don’t know where you can afford to cut back on. This lesson will show how to save using the Internet. These tricks are available online, such as: online coupons, online applications for aid, and Web Connector an online tool! These money saving tricks are online, as well as others begin using them and save!
It is a known fact that access to the Internet is available everywhere with proper software. Smartphone’s have changed the way people work on the go, giving access to email, phone calls and important documents all through remote access. Mobile access to the internet has also allowed families to stay connected while on vacation, help keep entertained while waiting for a doctor’s appoint through Smartphone games and applications, from the palm of your hand.
Regardless if you are too busy to catch the game, won’t be around a television, or simply won’t be able to change the channel at that specific hour – learn how to stay informed with the help of the Internet! The Internet has made it possible for anyone to stay current with sports teams, stats as well as fantasy sport games. Didn’t catch the game no worries, you can watch it online; don’t have access to a television watch the live stream footage online. Want to compare stats at the same time as your choosing fantasy sport players; it’s all available at your fingertips!
Staying healthy is a very important but it’s something that is not taught about unless you are sick. This lesson explores the different avenues the Internet has online for you to take advantage of. From understand the benefits of health insurance (very important for preventative reasons), to how to find the nearest health center (if already or feeling ill), to finally understanding reasons to stay healthy through a healthy well-balanced diet and exercise.
There are many resources online that can help your child learn while they are at home and not in the classroom. This lesson features information for parents about connecting to their children’s teachers, how to help with homework, and how to stay connected with what is going on at your child’s school. Here you can also find educational resources such as games and websites that are fun, educational, and safe for children so spend time on. For more information, click the picture below and learn about the resources available today!
The Internet has created a world of online gaming that many enjoy and can spend hours at without noticing. There are thousands of different games from learning the ABCs to a Mock-Invasion at War and they may not be appropriate for all ages. This lessons, teaches where to find games to play, how they can be played as well as how to protect your family with safety tips. These tips show how to review ratings, or place internet controls for your children’s account to ensure they don’t have access to everything on the internet based on your discretion.
Having an email account, knowing how to send and receive email is a must in today’s technological world. An email is needed for just about anything, to receive banking alerts, paperless billing, coupons, work correspondence, and to communicate effectively between family, friends and colleagues. Email is the 20th century written letter that took days to get to its addressee. Today these letters are paperless, inkless and get to its recipient in seconds! Learn now and begin to reconnect with loved ones!
The Internet has a plethora of banking and money saving tools all with the intention to help anyone save money. These online money assistants help create a budget based on your income. It can track monthly bills, expenses regardless if your goals is to save money or pay off debt. Using your online banking system it shows how to make automated payments, to ensure none are late. Learn how to begin saving, the benefits are immense.
Learning how to use search engines effectively is very important. It can help when researching a specific topic. It’s a great way to get familiarized with the Internet if you are unsure of what the best websites are regarding your search theme. This lesson also teaches you how to use Twitter and Facebook, helping you stay up to speed with the latest social media outlets.
The Internet allows you to apply for jobs online or post a job position. Regardless if you are the employer or employee, the internet has made it an easier task. From the comfort of your own home you are now able to search and apply for a new job. This lesson focuses on the search tactics, where postings can be found as well as how to apply if it requires that an online application be filled out.
One of the greatest aspects of the internet is the ability to cheaply and easily keep in touch with family and friends over long distances. In Lesson 3 we’ll show you some popular sites and applications that will let you email, instant message, send money, make phone calls over the internet and even video chat.
The Internet can provide a large sum of information and it’s all a click away. Therefore, learning the Internet basics is a key element. Doing so will allow you to search the web, learn how to translate website to-and-from any language, as well as how to watch online videos. All which are essential elements when using the internet for work, education, and recreational purposes.