Access New Online Learning Resources
In light of unprecedented school closings across the country, we wish to let you know that Virtual Enterprises International is providing resources to help deliver high-quality online learning experiences for your students. These resources are designed for students in grades 6-12 to provide them with foundational technology and career readiness skills.
This course was adapted from VE’s Technology Applications for Business and the Entrepreneur. Available for either middle school or high school, it is designed to provide hands-on, relevant learning experiences to all students in academic or CTE courses and includes orientation resources to get started.
for All Schools
Based on the VE model of career exploration and career development courses, this resource guide provides schools with online learning activities that will help students and educators develop lessons applying to multiple subject areas.
About VE Tech Apps for Hands-Online Learning
This course is available for both middle school or high school audiences, and was designed to provide a high-quality, universal foundation for online learning in academic and CTE classes. Tech Apps for Hands-Online Learning was adapted from VE’s Technology Applications for Business and the Entrepreneur course, which is a foundational course for students planning to take advantage of the robust VE Task Based Curriculum in our year-long work-based learning environment.
VE’s Tech Apps for Hands-Online Learning has been adapted from Technology Applications for Business and the Entrepreneur, a course that provides technology applications activities that are built around an entrepreneurial theme.
Students will use Word, Excel, PowerPoint and/or Google applications to create projects and materials that develop technology and business competencies needed for success in college and the workplace. Projects are designed to develop students’ skills in technology, research, communications, problem-solving, and critical thinking.
The units for the High School curriculum include Orientation, Using Word & Google Docs, The Entrepreneur, Using Excel & Google Sheets, Using PowerPoint & Google Slides, Exploring Careers, and Simulation Projects. The units for the Middle School curriculum include Orientation, Using Word, Entrepreneurship, Using Excel, Career Exploration, and Using PowerPoint.
About VE Online Resource Guide for All Schools
The resource guide includes topics on how to adapt your curriculum using online resources (examples: Digital Student Portfolios, Create an Organizational Chart, Develop an E-Commerce Website, Create & Maintain Social Media Accounts, Create Promotional Campaigns, Develop an Elevator Sales Pitch, Leveraging Design Thinking for Problem Solving, and Risk Management), Tech Apps for Hands-Online Learning (Moving Files into Google Classroom), and Using Video Conferencing for Online Learning (Engage Partners to Provide Student Feedback and Organize Online Competitions).