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Maranacook Adult Education



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Academic and Career Advising
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Academic and Career Advising

Free

with Steve Vose

Calendar Jul 1, 2020

Can't figure out what your career should be? Not sure exactly what kind of work you'd like to do? We can help you decide. come take an interest inventory and find out what kind of career is right for you and how to get it! If interested, please contact our Director, Steve Vose, at  steve_vose@maranacook.com or 685-4923 ext. 1009. 

Location: MCHS 

Registration: Free to diploma, HiSET and College Transition (CT) students

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

$2499

with Boomer TECH

Calendar Sep 1, 2020

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

This is a natural follow-up to "Taking Awesome Pictures with your iPhoneiPad," but is a stand-alone course as well. The focus here is on editing images as well as knowing how to organize images and video on iPhones or iPads. Other areas of focus include using the “For You” section (ready-made slide shows), creating, using, and sharing albums, and search.

Begins: Upon Registration

Registration: $24.99

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

Class access available until June 30, 2021

 

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

$2499

with Boomer TECH

Calendar Sep 1, 2020

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. These are all essential elements that students will learn.

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

Registration: $24.99 

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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Taking Awesome Pictures With Your iPhone/iPad Camera

$2499

with Boomer TECH

Calendar Sep 7, 2020

Taking Awesome Pictures With Your iPhone/iPad Camera

This is a step-by-step guide to taking beautiful photos, appropriate for novice photographers and anyone who wants to significantly upgrade their photography skills. Students will learn to take photos, portraits, slo-motion, panos, and more. Also students will learn about camera settings for proper focus and exposure, High Dynamic Range, and picture composition.

Begins: Upon Registration

Registration: $24.99

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

Class access available until June 30, 2021

 

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 iPhone Basics

$2499

with Boomer TECH

Calendar Jan 1, 2021

It is safe to say that the vast majority of iPhone users rarely use more than a fraction of the features available to them. In this course, students will learn to use their iPhones to the best possible advantage. Here are some of the critical features we’ll cover: Apple ID and password; structure of the iPhone (buttons and how they work); best apps to have and how to get them; how to text, phone, FaceTime, and email; using the Control Center; master- ing Settings; updating operating systems; using key apps; understanding the apps that come with your iPhone and more.

Begins: Upon Registration

Registration: $24.99

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

Class access available until June 30, 2021

 

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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Get That Novel Started!

$75

with Karri Moser

Calendar Jan 11, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

A 6 week course designed to provide practical steps for aspiring fiction writers. The course will focus on specific aspects of the writing process including: setting, character development, dialogue, theme, plot and outlining. It's geared toward beginners or experienced writers who need that extra spark of encouragement or help getting the process started.

Class meets Live Online by Zoom

Begins: Monday, January 11, 2021

6 weeks, 6-7 PM

From the Instructor:

I am a local author with 3 works of Maine-based fiction published. I have been a freelance writer and fiction writer for over 20 years in various job positions and career opportunities. I have my degree in English literature. My fourth novel is slated to be published Spring 2021.

 

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Registered Maine Guide Training - Zoom Live

$500

with Alice Bean Andrenyak

Calendar Jan 19, 2021 at 7 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Registered Maine Guide training through blended learning, using an online textbook and 10 live weekly online sessions. Focus is on learning how to guide the specialties of Recreation, Fishing, Hunting, Sea Kayaking, or Tidewater Fishing.

Course will not include needed to test for Registered Maine Guide: $55 fingerprint background check, First Aid and CPR certificate, and $100/specialty IF&W test application fee. Students need access to a computer/tablet with audio and video capabilities a printer, and a 2 degree baseplate compass.

Instructor: Alice Bean Andrenyak

Online Live - Zoom

10 Tuesdays, 7-10 pm

Begins: January 19, 2021 (No class Feb. 16, 2021)

Cost: $500

Instructor has been a teacher in public education, adult education, online education, as well as non-profit organizations since 1968. Alice is a Master Maine Guide who is a former Guide's Board Examiner with over 20 years actively guiding in Maine. 

Jan 19, 2021 07:00 PM

Jan 26, 2021 07:00 PM

Feb 2, 2021 07:00 PM

Feb 9, 2021 07:00 PM

Feb 23, 2021 07:00 PM

Mar 2, 2021 07:00 PM

Mar 9, 2021 07:00 PM

Mar 16, 2021 07:00 PM

Mar 23, 2021 07:00 PM

Mar 31, 2021 07:00 PM

Apr 6, 2021 07:00 PM

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Create & Deliver Online Zoom Courses

$2499

with Boomer TECH

Calendar Feb 1, 2021

 This course is a step-by-step guide using the Zoom platform to design an online course. It is packed with easy-to-follow videos that explain and demonstrate how to use Zoom and appropriate instructional tips to build an engaging online course in any subject. You will learn everything you need to know about Zoom—getting set up with Zoom, settings, security, instructional strategies, building community, Zoom tips for instructors and students, and much more. In addition to the step-by-step instructions for the 11 primary videos we provide several other resources— videos and articles—that will help you solve any questions you have about building your online course.

Begins: Upon registration.  Avaible through June 30, 2021

Registration: $24.99

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

 

A Maine based company, BTA has worked with Boomers (and Seniors) since 2014 providing face-to-face and virtual consulting, online courses, workshops, and many FREE resources, both print and video.

 

 

 

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