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General Tech Skills

GCF LearnFree  
Learn from more than 90 tutorials on a variety of technology subjects including computers, email and the internet. It is suitable for beginning and intermediate skill levels. Also available in Spanish and Portuguese. 

A collection of self-directed tutorials for end-users to increase their digital literacy. Modules are video-based with narration, typically 6 to 22 minutes long. Also available in Spanish. 

Northstar Digital Literacy 
A self-directed assessment and learning tool that defines basic skills needed to perform task on computers and online. Online, self-guided modules are available to assess abilities and instruct individuals in three main areas: 

  • Essential Computer Skills – basic computer skills, internet basics, email, Windows OS, Mac OS 
  • Essential Software Skills – Microsoft programs (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Google Docs 
  • Using Technology in Daily Life – social media, information literacy, career search skills, supporting K-12 distance learning, digital footprints 

Software Specific Skills

Learn Adobe Creative Cloud 
Videos on Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and LightRoom. Suitable for beginners and intermediate students. 

Canva Design School Tutorials
Tutorials and courses for beginner and intermediate users.  
Google Workspace Learning Center 
Tutorials, training and tips for the full suite of Google Workspace products including Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides and Meet.  

Microsoft 365 Training
Tutorials on using Microsoft products including Word, Excel, Publisher and Access. Training courses are organized by product, then by skill level. 

Zoom Learning Center 
Tutorials, courses and learning plans from basic to advanced Zoom functions.  


A site focused on teaching school-aged students to learn to code online. There is a section for beyond K-12 coding lessons with resources for where to find free courses for JavaScript and Python, including how to query and manage data. Login is required. 

Free, interactive lessons on HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, Python and Ruby. Login is required.  

Thousands of videos, articles and interactive coding lessons. Login is required.

Khan Academy 
An educational platform providing online educational tools. There are several courses on computer technology and coding. Login is required