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ROOTS - "Rearing Our Own To Succeed," with our own being for whomever we are responsible. Our training center offers computer software training by a certified teacher. ROOTS staffmembers have over nineteen years of experience managing federally funded employment and training programs for youths and adults and over fifteen combined years of teaching computer software applications and bilingual education in public and private schools in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.
 

CLASS INFORMATION AND SCHEDULE


There are no classes available at this time.

 

BEGINNING CLASSES

 

Typing Lessons

(Required for students who cannot type by touch at least 30 wpm)


Customized MS Works Basics

(Word processing, database, and spreadsheet)

 

A basic course of instruction which teaches students how to create and manage a database, format reports, and merge the database with a word document to produce mailing labels, letters, and etc. for mail outs and other business and organizational needs.The course also provides an opportunity for students to create a simple budget, charts, and graphs which will also be merged with the word processing document.This class is great for teachers and PTA committee chairs, people who work with church groups, coordinate family/group events, and small business owners who need to send out vast quantities of marketing information, and et cetera.

 

ADVANCED CLASSES

 

MS Publisher I

Desktop Publishing—text formatting, table and page layouts, and fliers.


MS Publisher II

Desktop Publishing—booklets in book layout, tickets, postcards, labels, & programs.


MS PowerPoint 

Slide Presentations—slide presentations with sound, animated graphics, transitions, and movies.


MS Movie Maker

Video Productions—Learn how to take those old photos and movies and make them into a movie that can be played on your family’s television or given to family and friends as gifts.

 

Basic Web Site Design

Learn how to create and update a basic business website from your very own computer. Class instructions include how to upload photos and documents, and how to link them to your webpage.