Internet of the Future
BR Thomas, Teacher, Computer
Technology, Davis Adult
Internet Introduction class
or experience with email and world wide web (surfing the Internet).
New online services are making the Internet of today and
dynamic and interactive place that is impacting virtually every corner
of our personal and professional lives.
are now growing up in
a world in which a wide array of digital online technologies are deeply
embedded in every aspect of their lives.
need to understand this
online world in order to guide their children through the many risks
and rewards that are available online.
enjoy a multitude of digital hobbies, entertainments and online tools
for managing their personal lives.
of today and tomorrow need
to understand the online world and the digital technologies in order to
compete for success in their careers.
of today and tomorrow
need to be dynamic, creative and interactive in using the new online
compete for customers in the digital global economy.
Topic List (tentative)
- How we communicate - Instant messaging, Chat Rooms,
- How we get information - Search engines, RSS Newsfeeds,
- How we collaborate - Wikis, Web Logs (blogs).
- How we socialize - Social Networking, File Sharing, Music
- How we buy & sell - eCommerce, PayPal, eBay.
Sign-Up for the Class.
• Check BRT's
current/upcoming class schedule to
see when this class will be available.
• Check the Davis
Adult School website for registration and directions to the classroom.
Courses to take next
Classroom courses. All Internet users should
take the Internet Security & Privacy
Additional courses are available in Website Design, Digital Photography, Office Productivity Programs, Computer Hardware.