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EAST @ Dardanelle High School & Computerized Business Applications

EAST Course Description:

The program recruits students who expect to increase their skills in problem solving, technological skills, and critical thinking skills by functioning in a workplace environment. The program will support community and school performance-based projects by which students will increase their skills as mentioned. EAST @ Dardanelle High School provides the student-centered learning environment directed by community projects with the availability of high-level technological software to be used as tools to solve the project problems. The instruction is based on the facilitator model as utilized by the EAST Initiative programs operating in schools in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Information about the EAST program at Dardanelle, please click this link.  Information about the EAST program can be found at this website: http://www.eastinitiative.org/.

Computerized Business Applications Course Description: 

Computerized Business Applications is a two-semester course designed to prepared students with an introduction to business applications that are necessary to live and work in a technological society. Emphasis is given to hardware, concepts, and business uses of applications. The business applications covered are word process, database, spreadsheet, telecommunications, presentation, and web page design. To assist students with vocabulary terms for each course, visit http://quizlet.com/ to search for CBA Unit numbers for tests and study guides. Additionally, students are strongly encouraged to take certifications tests in the Microsoft software applications of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.