I try my best to make my classes an experience. I want students to not only learn new things to improve their job performance, but to also leave the class feeling good. I want them to enjoy learning. I love knowing that I just taught someone something that is going to make their everyday work life easier."
Ed is a training and learning management professional with over 20 years of experience. He joined the New Horizons training team in 2006. He teaches both applications and soft skills, specializing in Microsoft Office, SharePoint, and Project Management programs. Ed takes a real-world, problem-solving approach to his training. He has a true passion for helping individuals and organizations learn technology solutions that enable them to be more efficient and productive in their daily work. Some of the organizations that have benefited from Ed’s talents over the years includes; The American Red Cross, Children’s Hospitals of Philadelphia, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, Prudential and JP Morgan Chase.
Microsoft Office Master Certification Microsoft Office Specialist: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft Office 365, Skype for Business, OneDrive, and Teams Project Management CompTIA A+, Network+, and Project+
courses with Edward McCrae
This course will teach students advanced concepts and formulas in Microsoft Excel 365. Students will learn functions such as SUMIF, AVERAGEIF, and COUNTIF, advanced lookup functions, and complex logical and text functions. Additionally, students will experiment with auditing formulas and error checking, use the What-If Analysis tools, learn the options for worksheet and workbook protection, review advanced use of PivotTables and PowerPivot add-in, work with Macros, use form controls, and ensure data integrity in their worksheets and workbooks. Students will also learn about Excel's many collaboration features and import and export data to and from their workbooks.Last Release: 01/28/19
This course is designed to help students become comfortable with the tools of Microsoft Publisher, a desktop publishing application, and allow them to create professional-looking flyers, posters, catalogs, newsletters, and more. The course will focus on structuring documents, modifying text, working with shapes and images, and formatting and finalizing documents.Last Release: 08/21/18