Mission Statement

A not-for-profit foundation that operates in the public interest to encourage a prosperous, sustainable future through education and experience in engineering, science, technology and innovation.

The foundation believes that technological advances should be driven by the needs of humanity and that an inspired knowledge of science, engineering and technology can positively influence quality of life, career options for young people, and the prospects of future generations.

Because life’s inspirations begin in childhood, the foundation will support children in their discovery, appreciation and enjoyment of science and technology by providing resources, experiences and learning opportunities.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

FREE Computer Classes

Upcoming 2016 FREE Computer Classes!  

Classes are for Adult Beginners. These classes are financed by a CROP grant which means no cost to students!

March

Friday 11th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Google @ Hunter Tannersville Central School
Monday 21st, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Google @ Numann Technology Center

April

Tuesday 5th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Google @ Charlotte Valley School
Wednesday 6th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Word Processing @ Andes Central School
Friday 8th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Word Processing @ Hunter Tannersville Central School
Wednesday 13th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Google @ Jefferson Central School (pending approval)

May

Tuesday 3rd, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Spreadsheets @ Charlotte Valley School
Thursday 5th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Google @ Andes Central School
Monday 9th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Spreadsheets @ Numann Technology Center
Wednesday 11th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Word Processing @ Jefferson Central School (pending approval)
Friday 13th, 6pm-7pm, Intro to Spreadsheets @ Hunter Tannersville Central School

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

Intro to Word Processing

This class will provide an introduction to the word processing program, Microsoft Word. Learn how to create a simple document, edit and format text, correct spelling errors, and adjust the margins. Class will also cover how to save, print, and open files.

Intro to Spreadsheets

This class will provide an introduction to the spreadsheets program, Microsoft Excel. This course introduces basic spread sheet design and development. Topics include writing basic formulas, using functions, enhancing spread sheets, and printing. Upon completion, students should be able to design and print basic spread sheets. Class will also cover how to save, print, and open files. 

Intro to Google

This is a class for beginners. Topics covered in the course include: Google collaboration and the sharing of information online, Google Documents, Google Spreadsheets, Google Forms, Google Presentations and Google sharing and other tips on how to use Google Docs. This Class will be of great interest to business professionals and individuals who would like to know how to use Google Docs to help improve productivity. Google Docs is fast becoming one of the world’s most popular online tools. If you are not aware of Google Docs, here is your opportunity to learn some new skills. 

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