Computers/Technology

UrbanMinistry.org Blogger Training (Rakiesha Chase 07-08)

Member Name: Rakiesha Chase

Service Site: TechMission

Site Location: Boston, MA

Project Description: UrbanMinistry.org launched its Volunteer Channel Editor/Blogger program, in which Rakiesha organized and managed for her year-long project. Rakiesha also facilitated blogger registration and training for all the bloggers.

Creating Courses for City Vision University (Rachael Jarboe 07-08)

Member Name: Rachael Jarboe

Service Site: TechMission, Inc.

Site Location: Boston, MA

Project Description: For her replicable project, Rachael Jarboe documented all the necessary, crucial steps on creating online courses for TechMission's online college--City Vision University. Her powerpoint presentation and word document work hand in hand to maintain the functionality and usability of City Vision University for its students. 

Documentation includes information on:

10 Things You Can Do to End Online Segregation

Ending online segregation is about using online tools to leverage your social network and friends in order to advocate for social justice. Every person could help bring thousands of dollars of resources to at-risk communities with just a little effort toward ending online segregation. The following are some important ways you can help end online segregation:

 

Computer Curricula (Jonathan Moy 07-08)

Member Name: Jonathan Moy

Service Site: Pui Tak Center

Site Location: Chicago, IL

Project Description: Jonathan Moy's year-long replicable project focuses on introductory computer curricula for elementary students. Jonathan created and implemented three separate curricula, targeting different grade levels (grades 1-2, grades 3-4, grades 5-6)

Each curriculum is formed around a weekly 45-minute class and can be applied to Windows PC's. Topics include:

How to Create an Operational Manual: For a computer lab in an urban setting (Alicia Ingram 07-08)

Member Name: Alicia Ingram

Service Site: Crossroads of the Rockies

Site Location: Denver, CO

Project Description: Alicia Ingram's year-long replicable project focuses on the creation and implementation of an operational manual for a computer lab in an urban setting. In her PowerPoint presentation, Alicia outlines what needs to be evaluated and determined for an effective operational manual. 

Alicia includes helpful questions such as:

Blogging (Shasta Cole 07-08)

Member Name: Shasta Cole

Service Site: Breakthrough Urban Ministries

Site Location: Chicago, IL

Project Description: 

For her replicable project, Shasta Cole created a blogging program where her students could improve their writing and grammar skills while using blogging as an avenue of reflection, creativity, and self-expression.

Designing a Simple but Modern Website with Photoshop (Joel Jurado 07-08)

Member Name: Joel Jurado

Service Site: First Evangelical Free

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Project Focus:  In this powerpoint presentation, Joel Jurado provides step-by-step guidelines on designing a modern website with Photoshop software.

Tips include:

Six Tips for Accepting (and Refusing!) Donated Equipment

Six Tips for Accepting (and Refusing!) Donated Equipment

Suggestions for taking or leaving free hardware

By: Jim Lynch

April 12, 2006

Choosing the Best Internet Connection

Choosing the Best Internet Connection

Pros and cons of available options


May 9, 2003

Rethink Your Organization's Web Site

Rethink Your Organization's Web Site

Ways to ensure your site offers value to its visitors

By: Ryan Walker

January 30, 2006

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