Q: How long does each course last?
A: Courses are online, they are self-pacing, taught on web sites that use both text and streaming video for instruction. You can preview many of the how-to videos at Mark’s tutorial site for teachers, Learnitin5.com.
A: Course participants call Mark’s courses the best they’ve ever taken; check out our testimonials link.
Q: How do I register?
Q: What if I’m an administrator who wants a workshop at my school?
A: Mark Barnes will deliver workshops on site, at your school; just e-mail mark at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him direct at 440 668-2420 and Mark will come directly to you.
Q: Are there any other requirements for these courses?
A: Internet and e-mail access. Both Paperless Classroom courses use the wiki host EditMe. It is free for The Paperless Classroom I; there is a $9.00 fee for The Paperless Classroom II.
Q: Is there any writing for Mark’s courses?
A: All writing activities take place on message boards on the course web sites.
Q: What if I’m not great on computers?
A: Very little computer skill is required. If you can point a mouse and click, you’ll do just fine.
A: site licenses are negotiable; monthly hosting memberships begin at $9.00 per month after a free month, if you want to get sites for all students. Mark discusses free options in his Paperless Classroom courses.
Q: I have more questions; can I talk to the presenter? A: Yes. E-mail Mark Barnes.