Our curriculum teaches students how to use these popular applications; you will need access to one or more of them.

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office offers the most comprehensive array of application functionality and is ranked as a top skill base sought by companies.

Students and teachers create documents and presentations using the following applications:

  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Publisher

What’s needed:

  • Laptop or Desktop PC
  • Microsoft® Office 2007, 2010, 2013, or 365

Significant student discounts are available from Microsoft

Google Drive

Google Drive’s suite of free, web-based application software and file storage service allows users to view, edit, & create documents from any computer with Internet access.

Google Drive allows users to create, share and edit documents online using the following applications:

  • Documents
  • Spreadsheets
  • Presentations
  • Drawings
  • Web Forms

What’s needed:

  • Laptop or desktop computer (PC or Mac) with Internet access
  • Google Accounts for all users (learn more through Google’s Apps for Education here)
Apple iWork

Apple’s iWork for iOS suite offers the most powerful, functional, and flexible applications designed for the tablet application.

In Apple iWork, students and teachers create documents and presentations using the following applications:

  • Pages
  • Numbers
  • Keynote

What’s needed:

  • iPad
  • Pages, Numbers, and Keynote apps available in the App Store

Significant student discounts are available from Apple