3. Computer Applications Lesson Plans Help Bridge the Skills Gap A look at the very justified concern that graduating students may not have the skills they need for employability. Lynn Huggins, a career pathways teacher at Merrill F. West High School in Tracy, CA, explains what she does to bridge the disconnect between what students learn and what they need for their futures.
5. Is Microsoft IT Academy Certification Enough for Employers? Our product manager, Ken Richard, looks at computer application lesson plans for high school from another angle. He outlines the differences between what a Microsoft IT Academy certification offers versus what an online program like ours can offer.
About Sarah Layton
Sarah has been with AES since 1998, first serving as a curriculum developer, and now as a customer support analyst and content creator. She is committed to helping instructors gain experience and confidence using our solutions and to providing excellent customer care. Sarah has a bachelor’s of arts degree in English and technical writing from the University of Delaware. In her previous professional life, she was a writer, editor, and publisher in both the hospitality and advertising industries. She lives in Lititz, Pa., with her husband, two children, and the best old dog ever, enjoying every moment of the chaos they all create.