Instructor Information: Lori Squiers
Conference: 8:45 am – 9:35 am Mon – Fri
In your Computer Maintenance course we will cover the fundamentals of computer hardware and software and advanced concepts such as networking, security, and the responsibilities of an IT professional. When you complete this course you will be able to describe the internal components of a computer, assemble a computer system, install an operating system, and troubleshoot using system tools and diagnostic software. The primary objective of this course is to help prepare you for your A+ Certification and an entry-level IT position in a variety of working environments.
I believe that you have the ability to and therefore expect you to:
Headphones Glue Sticks
2” Three Ring Binder Paper
Index cards 500 (may need more throughout the year) Pens/Pencils
Late Assignments will result in a penalty as follows:
A personal note from Mrs. Squiers,
Welcome to Computer Maintenance CTE Class. I am excited to have you in my class and I cannot wait to introduce you to valuable technology information. I intend to help you become the type of student/employee that can solve problems, develop processes, develop a plan and know how and when to adjust it, and work well with your classmates/coworkers.
It is my hope that I can convince you that if you continuously learn, improve, and form habits of the following, you will always be successful in improving any position you occupy:
Don’t be surprised if you become the go-to person for all of your family and friends to fix their computer issues, it comes with the territory and it is good to feel needed. ☺
I look forward to getting to know you and helping you learn great “techy” things this school year! So we are all on the same page, please show this syllabus to your parent(s)/guardian(s) so they will have a clear understanding of the objectives and expectations of your Computer Maintenance class and how they can contact me.
I would also like you to sign below to signify that you understand the objectives, expectations and are willing and capable of following our classroom policies and procedures. Thank you and I hope you have a wonderful 2017 – 2018 school year.
~ Mrs. Squiers