This lesson focuses on how to find relevant information, access “how to” videos and information that teach skills, and better equips individuals to find employment or improve their own chances of creating an income.
Participants will be exposed to applications that can help them find information and educational content to help them learn new skills and develop understanding of information that is relevant to their daily home and work lives.
As time passes, we all need to make sure that we are keeping up with the knowledge and skills we need, to deal with the demands of our personal and working lives.
Information, and demonstrations of how to do things, are readily available on the internet. Certain technology developments have made it possible for anyone to help others, by sharing information as text, images, or diagrams, and by posting videos online. Some technology developments that have made this possible include:
So, if you need to find some information or learn a new skill there are many places you can go for help. With practice, you can learn how to search more effectively using the services that are available.
Examples of what you look for could include: