TeacherMy education includes a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from UC Santa Cruz and an MBA from CSU Fresno. My academic honors include: UCLA Alumni Scholar, UCSC Graduating Honors, CSUF Phi Kappa Phi, CSUF Beta Gamma Sigma, CSUF Dean’s List all semesters,... View Profile
- Total Time 2 hr, 16 min
- Lessons 19
- Attachments 15
- Exercises 50
19 Lessons in This Course
4 minFREESTEM lesson 1Free3 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod introduces the large numbers that make up only some of the activity and usage on what we know as the Internet.
9 minSTEM lesson 25 CQ
In this lesson on Internet history, technology expert Todd McLeod discusses the first instances of HTML and the man who invented the World Wide Web.
5 minSTEM lesson 33 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses what exactly is meant by the phrase "the Internet" and how the modern computer network came to be.
6 minSTEM lesson 44 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod introduces the uncharted part of the Internet where illicit activities take place called the Dark Web.
4 minSTEM lesson 53 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses control of the Internet, as well as the influence, if any, that corporations and governments can exert on it.
7 minSTEM lesson 64 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses the basic ideas behind censorship and filtering on the Internet, and who would want to regulate information.
7 minSTEM lesson 74 CQ
This lesson from tech expert Todd McLeod discusses the fight over net neutrality, making the case that an open Internet is in everyone's best interests.
6 minSTEM lesson 84 CQ
In this lesson, technology expert Todd McLeod introduces the concepts and problems behind this divide and why it is necessary to address it and bridge the gap.
7 minSTEM lesson 94 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses the concepts behind Web 2.0 and how it has changed the delivery of information on the World Wide Web.
6 minSTEM lesson 104 CQ
In this lesson, technology expert Todd McLeod discusses the different ways Internet service providers, or ISPs, connect us all to the Internet.
11 minSTEM lesson 116 CQ
This lesson from tech expert Todd McLeod explains how addresses on the Internet work, from URLs and domain names to IP addresses and file structures.
6 minSTEM lesson 124 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod introduces the pieces of hardware that connect computers to the Internet, like routers, bridges, and even cables.
9 minSTEM lesson 135 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses techniques to perform an effective search on Google and getting the best results from reliable sources.
7 minSTEM lesson 144 CQ
In this lesson, Tech guru Todd McLeod covers some internet points of interest like wiki sites, and things to keep in mind when engaging with people online.
3 minSTEM lesson 152 CQ
In this lesson, Todd McLeod introduces just a few different wikis that are out there online, illustrating the diverse nature of editable online encyclopedias.
13 minSTEM lesson 167 CQ
In this lesson, Todd McLeod introduces a few common online services for making payments, transferring funds, and shopping, discussing how they work.
7 minSTEM lesson 174 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses ways to make money on the Internet, covering online marketplaces as well as websites that offer services.
4 minSTEM lesson 183 CQ
In this lesson, tech expert Todd McLeod discusses functionality available in Google Chrome and other modern browsers that personalize your browser.
4 minSTEM lesson 193 CQ
In this quick lesson, tech expert Todd Mcleod quickly covers precautions against online flirting, how to upload videos to YouTube, and introduces two TED talks.
56378 min56-part Microsoft Office course216 CQ
Teachers, business professionals, and anyone else who needs to organize large amounts of data—this complete guide (for beginners!) to data analysis and visualization in Microsoft Excel is for you.
1045 min10-part Microsoft Office course27 CQ
With the basic Microsoft Excel knowledge introduced in this course, build a gradebook based on a course syllabus, format and customize data, and use formulas and functions to calculate grades!
17183 min17-part Basic Computing course98 CQ
Computers are essential tools that can increase your productivity and boost your quality of life. Improve your understanding of technology and basic computer skills with this beginner-friendly course.
10115 min10-part Basic Computing course62 CQ
Understanding how a computer stores data is an essential computer skill. In this course, computer expert Todd McLeod shares everything he knows about computer data storage and how to manage memory.
17130 min17-part Hardware course74 CQ
If you’re looking for a course that covers the basics of computer hardware in plain language, this is it! Learn everything from drives to ROM with technology and computer expert, Todd McLeod.
858 min8-part Basic Computing course35 CQ
In this course, pick up expert advice about setting up a computer safely and quickly, creating a network drive, replacing a laptop screen, installing a CPU, overclocking your computer, and more!
1066 min10-part Basic Computing course40 CQ
Google offers a full suite of free apps to help manage your personal and professional lives, organize files, and increase productivity. Learn how to use Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Gmail, and more.
318 min3-part Basic Computing course12 CQ
In this course, an expert from Computer Care Clinic introduces the basic features you need to know to navigate Windows 10. Learn how to customize the Start menu, find your favorite programs, and more.
8106 min8-part Basic Computing course57 CQ
Need detailed guidance on how to make the best of the Windows 10 operating system? This course familiarizes beginner students with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities.
10120 min10-part Basic Computing course65 CQ
If you're a Mac or Windows user looking for more control over your operating system, switch to open source Ubuntu Linux! Install and customize the latest Ubuntu build in this course.