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Cisco Training Website for Instructors teaching the Cisco Fundamentals of Web Design Classes for AEA 5 (ongoing).
"Technology Training for Preservice Teachers at Teacher Training Institutions,"University of Northern Iowa Research Component, Division of Curriculum and Instruction, Summer, 1997.

The ACSD Computer Manual: A Basic Guide to Computer Use in the Ames Community School District, August 1999.


This 159 page book contains instructions on using the following software, which was site licensed in the district:

  • Quick Mail Pro
  • AppleWorks
  • Word 6
  • PowerPoint
  • Excel
  • Claris HomePage
  • mPower
  • Inspiration
"M-Power Yourself: A Training Guide to Using M-Power" (co-authored with Aiddy Phomvissay, Ames Community School District) in house publication, 8 pages, 1997.
Handbook for Masters of Arts for Educational Technology and Computers and Training Technology, University of Northern Iowa, 1996.  
"Are Computers Really Smarter Than People?" Ames Daily Tribune, Ju 25 '96.  
"College Aid: A Form-Filled Process," Iowa Falls Times Citizen, Ja 15 '94.  
Classroom Computing (ClarisWorks), in house publication - Alden Community School District,, 75 pages, 1996.
Presentations and Staff Development
  Building Parnerships with Cisco Web Design, Area High Schools, and Iowa Central Community College," copresenter: Michelle Beets, League of Innovation convention, October 25, 2003.
  Cisco Training Website for Instructors teaching the Cisco Fundamentals of Web Design Classes for AEA 5 (ongoing).
Ames Community Schools Staff Development Inservices, 1998-99
    This was a series of staff development classes offered on the following topics:  
  • PowerPoint
  • Newspapers in the Classroom
  • Beginning Web Page Design
  • Databases with FileMaker Pro
  • Excel
  • Using Inspiration to Create Flowcharts for Classroom Use
  • mPower Presentation Software
Internet Integration in the Fine Arts Classroom, Area Education Agency 11 (Summer 1998).  
"Web Interactivity: Using an Interactive Web Site in the Social Studies Curriculum," co-presenters: Belle Cowden and Jay Newburg, ITEC convention, Oct. 18, 1997
Beginning Web Page Design for Area Education Agency 11 (Summer 1997).  
Computer Skills for Ames Community School District's Faculty, 11 presentations (Fall 1997).  
Internet Integration into the Classroom, presented at Martensdale-St. Mary's Community School District (Fall 1997).
Organized and taught beginning computer classes for continuing education credits for Alden School teachers (1993, 1995).
Creating a PowerPoint Presentation to Area Education Agency 6 technologists (1996).  
E-mail: cgersema@netins.net

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