Computer skills, I know, are the way to go in the future, and there is absolutely no doubt about that. At one time, there might have been a choice, but you have to face it, we're not going back. Having computer skills is the new normal, I'm afraid!
As you can see from the top photo, I have really been trying to keep up, but have come to the realization that better organization is really necessary if I'm going to efffectively implement the limited computer skills that I might possess/
In achieving that goal, at least partially, I signed up for a power point class today at our local community college here in Tucson. Joshua, the book store manager and Shanti were more than willing to help me purchase the required manual all to the tune of $138.72. Isn't it amazing what our college students are paying for text materials these days!
This workshop will certainly provide me personally with some new presentation skills and perhaps make a more compelling blog for my followers, as I experiment with various types of visual aids. If I was in the classroom, I know my teaching and delivery of instruction would also be enhanced.
In the days and weeks to come, it is my intent to post photos and share my many rich and fulfilling Arizona experiences. Hopefully, this blog will engender and create an interest on the part of the reader to know more about the diversity of the "Grand Canyon State" and possibly visit. (November 23rd, 2009)
I was born and raised in the cold country of Minnesota. After spending thirty seven years in education, retirement in Arizona was my answer. Today, my interests and passions include traveling, playing tennis and being with my grandchildren.