Resources

Below are useful websites to help you practice computer skills at home, learn through free online courses, find resources to help you find employment, and stay connected online. If you’re a Byte Back student, please see our Upcoming Events for scheduled tutoring sessions and job labs.

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Basic Practice

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Byte Back’s New Typing Tutorial – relaunched in November 2015 with new features. Take our 20 WPM and 5 error challenge!

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Mousercise! – Practice moving and clicking with these exercises

Free Online Learning


TechBoomers – Free digital learning tutorials, including lessons on Facebook, Netflix, and Internet safety

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Lynda – THE source for online training, webinars, and courses, FREE with a DC Public Library card

GCF Learn
GCF LearnFree.org – Free and simple online learning

Open culture
Open Culture! – Access FREE online courses on cultural or educational subjects

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Khan Academy – Free online learning tutorials

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Professor Messer – IT certification training

Career Development


Byte Back’s Career Services – Online and in-person help crafting a resume, cover letter, preparing for an interview, and searching for a job

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My Next Move – Career Assessment and Profiler

Professional Attire

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Dress for Success – Professional attire for women in DC

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Suited for Change – Professional attire for low-income women

Careeer Gear
Career Gear – Access to professional menswear through Strive DC

Internet Access

Getconnected
EveryoneOn – Free and low-cost Internet service provider

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Internet Essentials – Affordable Internet at home for eligible families

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Washington, DC Wi-Fi Hot Spot Map

Online Security

OnGuard Online – short videos help you protect your information and avoid viruses on the Internet