Author: Crystal Jacobs

My Time with Byte Back: Reflections of an AmeriCorps Volunteer

As the 2015-16 AmeriCorps term comes to an end, one of our fabulous instructors shares how her journey with Byte Back and its students has changed her. Thanks to Crystal and our three other AmeriCorps volunteers, Robin, Alba, and Laura, for your service and dedication this year! By Crystal Jacobs, AmeriCorps Computer Literacy Instructor It […]

Not Easily Stopped, Beverly Is Determined to Graduate

 By Crystal Jacobs, AmeriCorps Computer Literacy Instructor “I joined Byte Back having some skills already,” Beverly Gillis says. She could already use Facebook and the Internet, “but beyond that, nothing.” She’s now halfway through the 12-week intermediate Office Track course. She has shown determination in the Byte Back class, which she attends at Skyland Workforce Center in […]