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An Hour of Code

$15

with Valerie Nardone

Calendar Oct 12, 2017 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Come find out if writing code could be for you.  The average starting salary for a software engineer is $75,000.  At the Hour of Code you will be writing code within your first hour.  Absolutely no experience is needed.  You don't need a computer, but feel free to bring a laptop if you have one.  Kids in middle school or above can come with you.  Women and girls are encouraged to attend.  Local resident, Valerie Nardone, has over 15 years of experience in Software Architecture, Consulting, Software Development and Engineering.  She also runs the "Girls Who Code" Club at Marshwood High School.

Applying Lean Sigma Practices to HR Functions
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Applying Lean Sigma Practices to HR Functions

$245

with Online UGotClass

Calendar Oct 2, 2017

To register click on:  http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Marshwood

Develop the mindset of Lean Operational Excellence, an advanced problem solving approach that facilitates continuous improvement within the organization through the identification and elimination of waste. Lean principles can also be used to streamline processes in the human resource functions such as recruiting, hiring, training, compensating and managing performance.  Find out about Lean concepts, tools, and methods with which you can benchmark and assess problems, and lead continuous improvement efforts to resolve them.  After taking this course you will have an expanded capacity to facilitate small groups and teams using Lean Process Improvement principles and methodologies to create change within your organization. One month course, Sally Schmall, SPHR    1.6 CEUs

Agenda

Unit 1 Overview of LEAN Principles and Applications

An overview of lean history and philosophy Understanding the universal application of lean to Human Resource functions regardless of industry Toyota Practical Problem Solving and A3 Tools A3 problem solving reporting processes

Unit 2 LEAN Tools for Lean Human Resources Visual management, 5S, standardized work Other lean tools for HR functions

Introduction to value stream mapping (VSM) processes A value stream mapping exercise to apply what you have learned

Unit 3 Creating an Effective Business Case for LEAN Initiatives within Your Organization

Creating the A3 report or storyboard Using the A3 report as a way to present a logical business case for proposed changes, decisions, and improvements within your organization Developing an A3 report to share with other class members Receiving feedback from peers and instructor

Unit 4 Lean Leadership for Human Resources Lean leadership and culture change strategies

Successfully implementing lean tools and concepts in your organization Planning to prepare for taking the next step Moving forward with Lean Leadership for HR

Bowen Work-10/14

$105

with Lisa Toole

Calendar Oct 14, 2017 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Bowenwork is a gentle, effective, noninvasive touch therapy that stimulates the body’s ability to heal itself.   In this introductory class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork to different parts of the body to:

Bowenwork is safe and appropriate for all ages and levels of physical activity.  It can be done through clothing.  If you would like to learn a safe way to promote wellness in yourself and others, this introductory Bowenwork class may be right for you.  The class fee includes a lab fee and  manual with photos and anatomical illustrations designed with care for the needs of beginners.  Class is limited to first 6 registrations. 

 

Bowen Work-10/28/17

$105

with Lisa Toole

Calendar Oct 28, 2017 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Bowenwork is a gentle, effective, noninvasive touch therapy that stimulates the body’s ability to heal itself.   In this introductory class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork to different parts of the body to:

Bowenwork is safe and appropriate for all ages and levels of physical activity.  It can be done through clothing.  If you would like to learn a safe way to promote wellness in yourself and others, this introductory Bowenwork class may be right for you.  The class fee includes a lab fee and  manual with photos and anatomical illustrations designed with care for the needs of beginners.  Class is limited to first 6 registrations. 

 

Bowen Work-11/4/17

$105

with Lisa Toole

Calendar Nov 4, 2017 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Bowenwork is a gentle, effective, noninvasive touch therapy that stimulates the body’s ability to heal itself.   In this introductory class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork to different parts of the body to:

Bowenwork is safe and appropriate for all ages and levels of physical activity.  It can be done through clothing.  If you would like to learn a safe way to promote wellness in yourself and others, this introductory Bowenwork class may be right for you.  The class fee includes a lab fee and  manual with photos and anatomical illustrations designed with care for the needs of beginners.  Class is limited to first 6 registrations. 

 

Bowen Work-12/2/17

$105

with Lisa Toole

Calendar Dec 2, 2017 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Bowenwork is a gentle, effective, noninvasive touch therapy that stimulates the body’s ability to heal itself.   In this introductory class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork to different parts of the body to:

Bowenwork is safe and appropriate for all ages and levels of physical activity.  It can be done through clothing.  If you would like to learn a safe way to promote wellness in yourself and others, this introductory Bowenwork class may be right for you.  The class fee includes a lab fee and  manual with photos and anatomical illustrations designed with care for the needs of beginners.  Class is limited to first 6 registrations. 

 

Certificate in Blended Instruction
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Certificate in Blended Instruction

$495

with Online UGotClass

Calendar Sep 5, 2017

To register click on:  http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Marshwood

Hybrid, or blended, courses have been found to be superior in student learning to both the traditional classroom and totally online courses.   All face-to-face courses should and will be blended. Blended gives students a better learning experience. It gives you as teacher the ability to make better use of you valuable time. With our certificate in blended instruction, you will find out the keys to developing a hybrid or blended course.  Take away the essentials of creating an online classroom experience and online options for enhancing your in-person class meetings.  Then explore the concept and practice of The Flipped Classroom and how to maximize your teacher time to maximize student learning.  4.8 CEUs

Individual Courses  

Advanced Teaching Online

Find out how to take classroom presentations, discussion and quizzes and put them online. Discover the wealth of online tools and activities to complement and enhance your classroom teaching and their learning. See an animation, drop-and-drop exercise, and other online tools. Learn how to convert your in-person presentations into online presentations. Your instructor’s best selling book, Advanced Teaching Online, now in its Fourth Edition, is included.   

Developing Hybrid Courses

Whether developing a new or modifying an existing class, this four-week session will help you puzzle out how to take advantage of the best of both worlds. Use the strength of the face-to-face engagement and the power of the Internet to deliver great content, reach broader audiences and support different learning styles. The hybrid or blended classroom encourages students to learn at their own pace while also building on the unique exchanges that can happen in both the face-to-face class and online.

The Flipped Classroom

The flipped classroom concept changes routine, boring education, into a vibrant exchange of ideas and group learning that makes for a fascinating and memorable experience. In this course we will explore what defines a flipped classroom, why it is important, the advantages, how to implement, and some examples of how others have benefited from this process.

Certificate in Designing Webinars
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Certificate in Designing Webinars

$345

with Online UGotClass

Calendar Oct 2, 2017

To register click on:  http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Marshwood

Finally, you can acquire the best professional development in webinar design, presentations,  planning, and marketing. Webinars are a popular format for delivering information. They can be very successful for your organization, IF you have good webinar presentations and good management and marketing.  Discover the power of successful webinars for your business organization.  Then learn the 4 key strategies to make your webinars more successful.  Acquire techniques and tips that will make your webinars winners with your audiences.  Then acquire the webinar planning skills involved in budgeting, pricing, and marketing webinar meetings. Take back a certificate in designing webinars that provides you with the latest and best information about presenting webinars, as well as managing and marketing them. You will be learning from two of the foremost authorities on webinars. 

3.2 CEUs

Individual Courses  

Designing Successful Webinars

Webinars are a hot meeting format that save money and reach more people than in-person meetings.  Use them for customer education, staff meetings and training, presentations, virtual seminars and much more.  The technology is simple, but good webinar presentation techniques are critical.  Discover the power of successful webinars for your business organization.  Then learn the 4 key strategies to make your webinars more successful.  Acquire techniques and tips that will make your webinars winners with your audiences.   One month course, William A. Draves, COI, instructor  

Managing & Marketing Webinars

Boost your success with webinars by getting the most advanced and latest information on managing and marketing webinars.  Find out when and how often to promote webinars, how to do follow up promotion to those who click-through on your initial emails, and how to generate more leads and inquiries. Discover our unique needs assessment model, and take back our 5 secrets to creating high response surveys. Market research can be simple, no-cost and effective, lowering your risks. Then take home our webinar planning timeline with the ideal timeframe for planning and marketing webinars for maximum success.    One month course, Suzanne Kart, instructor





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