Skill Development and Enhancement >> Computers, Technology and the Internet

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Students will learn the basics with creating formulas, if statements, v-lookups, multi-page documents, sorting, shortcuts, printing the document, working with large documents.  In addition, you’ll discover how to create charts and graphs.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 3/29/2017, ending 4/26/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/12/2017)

Tuition: $160.00

Location : Scarsdale High School Location : 
  Scarsdale High School.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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Create stunning watercolor paintings using digital tools.  Using Illustrator and digital drawing tablets, students will learn to digitally paint with brush tool settings and layering techniques to create images that look like realistic watercolor paintings.  The class will explore basic drawing, painting, and color theory, and each student can expect to complete this class with several original pieces.  Students will also receive 12” x 18” prints of their projects.  

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM; 6 sessions; starting 3/31/2017, ending 5/12/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/14/2017)

Tuition: $299.00

Location : Digital Arts Experience Location : 
  Digital Arts Experience.

Instructor : Digital Arts Experience 



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Using Google apps can allow you to maximize your time and efficiency on the internet. Today Google is far more than just a way to search online. This course will walk beginners through the basics with everything from efficient ways to search, using all the tools on Google Maps, as well as how to use Google to store all of your photos on the Google Drive cloud.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 4/5/2017, ending 5/10/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/12/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Location : Scarsdale High School Location : 
  Scarsdale High School.

Instructor : Shaun Johnson 



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iPhones take great pictures and unlike cameras, they are always handy.  You will learn how to maximize the potential of your iPhone camera, work around  limitations, and use special effects and apps  to enhance your photos.    

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 4/21/2017, ending 4/28/2017

Tuition: $70.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Martin Merchant 



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For those who own one (or the other), discover the basics of how to maximize your use of email, internet, apps, and much more.  Manage security and more with your settings.  Take, view, retouch, and share photos!  Learn how to download and organize iPad apps, music, and more from your iTunes account.  This class is suitable for those with almost any version of an iPad or iPhone – class does not cover Android devices.  Prerequisite: Bring your fully charged iPad and IDs/passwords for all accounts including email, iTunes.  Instructor cannot assist if you don’t have them.    

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 4/25/2017, ending 4/25/2017

Tuition: $35.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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Learn Mac basics in this in-depth, hands-on course.  We will explore Mac OS X, Mail, Safari, iTunes, iPhoto, FaceTime, iMessages, iCal, and much more!  Students should bring 5 written or typed questions to the first class. Please bring your Apple Macintosh laptop with charged battery and power cable.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM; 3 sessions; starting 4/26/2017, ending 5/10/2017

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Donald Gambino 



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In this single session, learn the basics of a MacBook including: the uses for all the ports and how to customize, create, name, and work with folders and documents.  We will also discuss working with a flash drive (bring one to class) and look at the apps that come loaded on the Mac such as Calendar and Safari.  Time permitting, we will cover how to download programs through the wireless network.  Bring your own MacBook.  Prerequisite: familiarity with the keyboard.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 4/27/2017, ending 4/27/2017

Tuition: $35.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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Do you have Windows 10 on your laptop, PC or Surface tablet?  Develop your comfort zone as you learn the basics including apps, the tiled screen, and more.  Whether your device has a touch screen or not, Windows 10 operates the same, either with a touch or a click of a mouse.  Bring your fully charged laptop or Surface tablet to this demonstration session so you can follow along on your device (instructor will have his laptop for your personal review should you wish to upgrade).  If you wish to download any apps (many are free, some are purchased), you will need an Outlook account (free).

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 5/2/2017, ending 5/2/2017

Tuition: $35.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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Designed for students who are already familiar with formulas, this class will teach students how to manage large sheets of data in sorting and filtering, use shortcuts, link data from multiple files, utilize pivot tables, and perform mail merge with Word to can create letters, labels, and envelopes.  Time permitting, we will discuss student’s specific needs.  If you have specific questions, bring files to class on a flash drive so we can discuss and share.  Prerequisite: “Formulas, Charts, and More with Excel” or a basic knowledge of Excel.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 5/3/2017, ending 5/10/2017

Tuition: $80.00

Location : Scarsdale High School Location : 
  Scarsdale High School.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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Learn how social networking sites such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Google, Instagram, and LinkedIn allow you to connect both socially and professionally.  In this demonstration class (not hands-on), discover how to share and interact.  There will be a discussion of security, privacy, what not to share and more.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 5/4/2017, ending 5/4/2017

Tuition: $35.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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Siri is a breakthrough in artificial intelligence, providing information and answering questions for Apple's iDevices. Learn the optimal settings and other usage tips to command Siri to search the Web, forecast weather, report sports scores, find your iDevice's contacts, look up calendars, relay messages, provide reminders, play music, look up directions, provide reviews, and more.  For users of iPhone 4S version or later.  Please note: bring your charged devices to class.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 5/17/2017, ending 5/17/2017

Tuition: $35.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Donald Gambino 



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eBay Roadshow 

ID:5127
Learn about the buying and selling process on eBay.  In addition, we will discuss how to determine pricing and marketability of items, the different types of auctions, writing effective descriptions, uploading images, shipping, PayPal, and fees.  This is a demonstration class (no computer hands-on) with many tips and strategies on buying/selling.  Instructor will discuss eBay apps that can be used on your cell phone or tablet.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 5/17/2017, ending 5/17/2017

Tuition: $20.00

Location : Scarsdale High School Location : 
  Scarsdale High School.

Instructor : Alan Weaver 



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