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Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education



Business & Skills Training

Chromebook Basics
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Chromebook Basics

Free

with NDEC Instructor

Calendar Next session starts Mar 8, 2024 at 1 pm

In this class we will introduce you to the fundamentals of operating your Chromebook, look at how to navigate the platform, best use practices, and how to get more from your Chromebook.

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iPad Intermediate
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iPad Intermediate

Free

with NDEC Instructor

Calendar Next session starts Mar 12, 2024 at 1 pm

This course builds on the skills that are acquired in the iPad/iPhone Basics class. The primary focus of the Intermediate class is the exploration of the applications that Apple provides for free as part of the iOS. Applications such as Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Messages, FaceTime, and many others will be covered.

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Identifying Frauds & Scams
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Identifying Frauds & Scams

Free

with NDEC Instructor

Calendar Next session starts Mar 26, 2024 at 5:30 pm
1 additional session on Apr 25, 2024

Learn about the different types of internet fraud and scams, the dos and don’ts of protectingyourself online and what to do if you have experienced online fraud or abuse.

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This class is offered free to State of Maine residents only, fees will be assessed for out of state registrations

"Cutting the Cord" - Getting TV & Phone Services Over the Internet
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"Cutting the Cord" - Getting TV & Phone Services Over the Internet

Free

with NDEC Instructor

Calendar Next session starts Apr 3, 2024 at 11 am

What does it mean to "Cut the Cord"? It's about canceling cable or satellite services and being able to watch television shows online, as well as options that would allow you to get rid of your landline. This class will not only show you the wide variety of options out there, but also teach you some tools to decide if cutting the cord is right for you.

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MSAD 61 Substitute Teacher Training
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MSAD 61 Substitute Teacher Training

Free

with Rhonda Springer

Calendar Next session starts Apr 9, 2024 at 5:30 pm

In this one-hour training, MSAD 61 staff will review the requirements for becoming a substitute teacher in MSAD 61 and how to get on the substitute list; professional expectations and best practices for substitute teachers; what to expect at the various schools in the district; and some district policy and legal information. Participants who complete this training are eligible to receive an additional $10 per day in substitute pay, and this includes current substitutes!

Free. Pre-registration required.

Instructors: Rhonda Springer and Mike Emery

Getting News & Information Online
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Getting News & Information Online

Free

with NDEC Instructor

Calendar Next session starts Apr 11, 2024 at 2 pm

With online content, we have a constant flow of information as well as misinformation. In this class we will look at ways to determine “real” news from “fake” news and then discover how to find the news & information you want using Blogs, Podcasts, online publications and much more.

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Start A Business

Free

with Peter Harriman

Calendar Next available session starts Apr 25, 2024 at 6 pm

After taking this Zoom workshop, you’ll be able to determine if being a business owner is right for you. We’ll go over business planning, market research, and what it takes to get started, including licensing, operational, and legal considerations. We do this in a WHAT NOT TO DO format that highlights some of the common mistakes new business owners make. 

All registered participants will be sent a link to join this Zoom class. 

Peter Harriman has been working for nearly 8 years with the Maine Small Business Development Center. The Small Business Development Center is a free, confidential business advising service found in every state. These services are for new and existing businesses alike and can range from business planning, financial projections, human resources, tax strategies and more. In his 8 years, Peter Harriman has helped over 1,300 clients access over $14 Million in funding to help start over 98 businesses in Maine. The course, Starting a Business, will go through the fundamental questions and motivations Peter has learned over the years that help business owners understand how, when and why to start a new business.

Using Software & Devices for Better Health
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Using Software & Devices for Better Health

Free

with NDEC Instructor

Calendar Next session starts Apr 29, 2024 at 10:30 am

In this class, we will explore apps, software, and devices that help promote and maintain exerciseand diet, monitoring blood sugar, blood pressure, weight medication reminders, using FitBits, Apple Watch, etc., and connecting with Bluetooth.

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