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Distance learning for teachers brings Microsoft Office acceptance

Basler Zeitung
Mittwoch 20. Dezember 2000

Neues Lernen im virtuellen Klassenzimmer
Lernen am PC: Kurse für Lehrer und Lehrerinnen, damit sie wissen, wovon Jugendliche sprechen.
Von Timm Delfs

The first and largest teacher training with distance learning is very successful. The “” initiative will train over 800 teachers with e-learning in Office 2000 in 2001.

Experience how technoligie-based learning is changing the way knowledge is taught. Online learning, e-learning, Internet-based teaching are inspiring the imagination of many education professionals around the world. With this course, teachers form their opinions about the new methodological tools. In this seminar, they will learn about the possibilities of Microsoft Office 2000 as a beginner or a transfer student. Everyday school tasks are carried out with different methods. The seminar will experience how technology-based learning can strongly influence and change the way in which knowledge and skills are imparted.

  • Future-oriented methodological know-how for teachers
  • Master of Microsoft Office 2000
  • Self-directed learning with few fixed dates

learning objectives

  • Getting to know elernen as an opportunity: The contemporary supplement to classroom teaching.
  • Experiencing learning on the Internet as participation
  • Mastering Microsoft Office 2000 for typical school work


  • Interaction of various elements, such as classroom instruction, individual support (teletutoring) and lessons via the Internet
  • Computer-based training through self-directed learning from CD-ROM
  • Web-based training with learning modules for self-study via the Internet
  • collaboratives Learning in exchange between participants and tutors via the Internet: Communication with forums, pin board, document pool

The seminar series was conducted in cooperation with Teachforce Urs Frei Gmbh. Teachforce is an independent institute for result-oriented PC user training in companies and for the integration of eTraining solutions. Teachforce was selected by Microsoft as the partner to support the Microsoft education initiative “THE FUTURE OF LEARNING”.