Real-World Application of Skills

By: Adrienne Cole

Protect your identity online to prevent identity theft

1. Don't put personal information about yourself online

2. Make sure to use multiple passwords online.

3. Make sure to secure your account

4. Review your account and personal files regularly

5. Look at the website URL

Learn about your computer

It's important to learn the definitions such as CPU, main memory, secondary memory, RAM, ROM, etc. this will help you identify how to use your computer and help fix bugs or problems you may have.

Using spreadsheets

Learning how to use spreadsheets will help you better prepare yourself for the world in organization skills, time management, budgeting, using databases, formulas and functions, formatting and sorting, and creating charts and graphs.