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Maine Adult Education



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Introduction to Mac Basics

$2999

with Boomer TECH, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

In this course, students will learn how to make their Mac computer (laptop or desktop) hum! Areas of focus include: Mac features, choosing the best browser, using Spotlight Search, learning how to use the Finder and App Store, understanding the keyboard, and learning the icons that define a Mac computer.

Location: Online - You view class at your convenience! The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat

Begins: Upon Registration

Class access available until June 30, 2023

BoomerTECH Adventures helps Boomers and Seniors create, connect, and contribute using today’s technology. These courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at your own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions on using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

 

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Introduction to Mac Basics

$30

with BoomerTECH Adventures, MSAD 11 Gardiner Area Adult & Community Education (adulted@msad11.org) 207-582-3774

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

In this course you will learn everything you  need to know to make your Mac computer (laptop or desktop) hum! Areas of  focus include: Mac Operating System, features of the Mac, choosing the best browser, using Spotlight Search, learning how to use the Finder and App Store,  understanding the keyboard, and learning the icons that define a Mac  computer. 

 

*Please provide a current working email address when registering for this course. This class is based on iOS devices and Mac computers and the technology requirements for this class are a strong internet connection and a MAC Computer, iPad, iPhone to access videos and articles. This is a fully asynchronous, online course that students complete on your own time and at your own speed. Each course includes a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions for using the class, and the content of the class. Instructors are available for personalized support for the class via email and/ or online chat.

 

 

Introduction to Zoom Basics

$35

with BoomerTECH, Gray-New Gloucester Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

Using Zoom more than ever? Here is a great way to learn everything you need to know about the Zoom Video Conferencing platform. The course videos demonstrate examples of using Zoom on different devices—smartphones, tablets, and computers. Course content includes: Muting audio and video; using chat; screen sharing; recording; trouble-shooting; scheduling meetings; break-out rooms; and more. This course is appropriate for Zoom beginners as well as those who have used Zoom and want to learn more.

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Introduction to Zoom Basics

$2999

with Boomer TECH, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

Using Zoom more than ever? Here is a great way to learn everything you need to know about the Zoom Video Conferencing platform. The course videos demonstrate examples of using Zoom on different devices—smartphones, tablets, and computers. Course content  includes: Muting audio and video; using chat; screen sharing; recording; trouble shooting; scheduling meetings; break-out rooms; and more. This course is appropriate for Zoom beginners as well as those who have used Zoom and want  to learn more.

Begins: Upon Registration

Location: Online - You view class at your convenience! The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email.

Class access available until June 30, 2023

BoomerTECH Adventures guides, Jill, Chris,and Ed are available to answer any of your questions at ed@boomertechadventures.com.

Introduction to Zoom Basics

$30

with BoomerTECH Adventures, MSAD 11 Gardiner Area Adult & Community Education (adulted@msad11.org) 207-582-3774

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

Using Zoom more than ever? Here is a  great way to learn everything you need to know about the Zoom Video  Conferencing platform. The course videos demonstrate examples of using Zoom  on different devices—smartphones, tablets, and computers. Course content  includes: Muting audio and video; using chat; screen sharing; recording; trouble shooting; scheduling meetings; break-out rooms; and more. This course is  appropriate for Zoom beginners as well as those who have used Zoom and want  to learn more.

*Please provide a current working email address when registering for this course. This class is based on iOS devices and Mac computers and the technology requirements for this class are a strong internet connection and a MAC Computer, iPad, iPhone to access videos and articles. This is a fully asynchronous, online course that students complete on your own time and at your own speed. Each course includes a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions for using the class, and the content of the class. Instructors are available for personalized support for the class via email and/ or online chat.

iPhone & iPad Hidden Gems

$35

with BoomerTECH Adventures, MSAD 11 Gardiner Area Adult & Community Education (adulted@msad11.org) 207-582-3774

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

Did you know... your iPhone can track your movements? The keyboard has hidden keys? You can write and draw on your photos? You can calculate in your search window? These time saving features will allow you to be creative, efficient, and learn the fun  "hidden gems" of what your device can do!

*Please provide a current working email address when registering for this course. This class is based on iOS devices and Mac computers and the technology requirements for this class are a strong internet connection and a MAC Computer, iPad, iPhone to access videos and articles. This is a fully asynchronous, online course that students complete on your own time and at your own speed. Each course includes a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions for using the class, and the content of the class. Instructors are available for personalized support for the class via email and/ or online chat.

Maximize Your iPad's Potential

$35

with BoomerTECH, Gray-New Gloucester Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

A versatile device, your iPad allows you tocommunicate in a variety of modes; record youradventures with both still photos and video; tap intoyour creativity through photography, drawing andediting tools; and keep abreast of local, national, andinternational events and issues.

Eleven videos introduce you to various features ofyour iPad. Each video demonstrates how to accessthe basic processes of each feature or app.Once you feel confident navigating and operatingyour iPad’s multitude of features, you will never bebored or at loose ends. iPads offer a myriad of waysto access friends, family, and the wider world. Havea great time!

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Maximize Your iPad’s Potential

$30

with BoomerTECH Adventures, MSAD 11 Gardiner Area Adult & Community Education (adulted@msad11.org) 207-582-3774

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

Learn to increase your capabilities to  communicate, create, and connect by mastering your iPad’s features. This  course covers navigating your iPad, its Camera and Photos apps, the options  available in Settings, ways to communicate through writing and video, plus how  to answer and make phone calls. Plus, you will learn about the apps that came  already loaded on your iPad like the Calendar and Siri, your virtual assistant. It is  important that you have updated to iOS 15; but don’t worry—if you don’t know  how, we will show you the steps. Finally, you will also learn about accessibility  features that are helpful for folks with finger mobility, sight, or hearing difficulties.

*Please provide a current working email address when registering for this course. This class is based on iOS devices and Mac computers and the technology requirements for this class are a strong internet connection and a MAC Computer, iPad, iPhone to access videos and articles. This is a fully asynchronous, online course that students complete on your own time and at your own speed. Each course includes a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions for using the class, and the content of the class. Instructors are available for personalized support for the class via email and/ or online chat.





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