The goal of this course is to provide all middle school students with an introduction to the
principles of computer science, basic keyboarding skills, Internet safety and usage, and computer
applications. Students will explore how personality traits and personal values align with career
choices and will develop a career plan. Personal, professional, and ethical standards of behavior
for the workplace will be examined and reinforced in the classroom.
In this course, middle school students build a knowledge base of computer applications,
information systems, internet safety, 21st century skills, and business and computer science
careers of the 21st century.