2007 Microsoft Office System: A Resource for Teachers
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Maggie Niess has written this text to be most useful for teachers beyond initial experiences within Microsoft Office 2007 applications. The first edition text is organized in two parts: Part I sets the stage to explore of the applications and focuses on teaching and learning with digital technologies. Part II focuses on teaching and learning with the Office System, specifically working in Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access.


Dr. Maggie Niess is a professor of mathematics and technology education at Oregon State University. Her research interests include gender equality in teaching science and mathematics and integrating technology in education K-12.

Dr. John K Lee is an associate professor of social studies and middle grades at North Carolina State University. He conducts research in the areas of digital history and new literacies learning.


1 Teaching and Learning with Digital Technologies 1

2 Microsoft Office—A Tool for Teachers and Students 16

3 Planning for Learning with Word 36

4 Guiding Learning with Word 64

5 Planning for Learning with PowerPoint 89

6 Guiding Learning with PowerPoint 106

7 Planning for Learning with Excel Spreadsheets 125

8 Guiding Learning with Excel Spreadsheets 159

9 Planning for Learning with Access Databases 196

10 Guiding Learning with Access Databases 218

Appendix 239

References 249

Index 250