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HOMESCHOOL TECH-TIPS

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mOMS AND dADS, ARE YOU STRUGGLING IN THE TECHNOLOGY AREA.  dO YOU NEED A HELPING HAND.  tHEN THIS PAGE IS FOR YOU.

wE ARE GOING TO START OFF THIS WAY.  iF YOU HAVE A TECHNOLOGY QUESTION, ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS SEND AN EMAIL TO :

ADMINISTRATOR@lifechristianhomeschoolers.com

wE WILL DO OUR BEST TO HELP YOU WITH ANSWERS, RECOMMENDATIONS, OR RESOURCES TO SOLVE YOUR PROBLEM.  tHIS PAGE IS TO HELP YOU BECOME MORE PRODUCTIVE IN YOUR HOMESCHOOL ENVIRONMENT, TO KEEP UP WITH TECHNOLOGY AND TO MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER.  wE WOULD EXPECT THAT IF YOU ARE NOT INTERESTED IN TECHNOLOGY YOU WOULD AVOID THIS PAGE.  :)

Here are some answers to questions that have been asked may times;

Should I use an Antivirus Product on my Computer?

The answer to this is most definitely.  Antivirus products are not the Total answer to safety on the computer.  But it is one of the basics.  There are many FREE Antivirus products on the market today.  Here is a link that can help you decide if FREE or Purchased is right for you.

The Best Antivirus Software in 2011

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2372364,00.asp

 

I have a computer but I cant afford a wordprocessing package!

Most of the newer Operating Systems come with Wordpad, Notepad but they lack the functionality of commercial programs.  If you have Windows, Apple or even Linux (you should know what you have), you can use OpenOffice or LibreOffice.  Both offer a Full Featured Software package that is FREE, yes, I did Say FREE!

You can download and install the Open Office software from this website.

www.openoffice.org

        

Education establishments of all levels (primary, secondary, college, university...) find OpenOffice.org 3 meets the needs of both teachers and students. The flexible word processorpowerful spreadsheetdynamic graphicsdatabase access and more meet all requirements for an office software package.
With an open-source licence, OpenOffice.org 3 can be freely used and distributed with no licence worries. 




You can download and install the Libre Office software from this website.

http://www.libreoffice.org