The Basics: The Finder, System Preferences, Program Preferences, other fundamentals
Organizing: Tidy up your "Mac-Mess"
iCloud: Understand "Cloud Computing," basic iCloud, iCloud Drive, iCloud Photo Library … and get it all to sync!
Safari: Navigate the Internet, use Bookmarks, Reading List, Reader View, Tabs, Tabs in the Cloud, and more
Mail: Manage daily emails, junk mail, send to groups, create "Rules" and "Signatures," and more
Calendar: Replace your paper appointment book (it's time!), create, edit, delete events (and repeat events), create different Calendars for different categories of events
Contacts:Keep track of names, addresses, phone numbers, emails, birthdays, create groups, use FaceTime, and more
Photos: Manage and safeguard your photos, share them with others, produce albums, slideshows, photo books, photo cards, and more
with Maria Arapakis
learn any of the following!
On your iMac or Mac laptop
iTunes: Enjoy and organize iTunes Playlists of favorite music, podcasts, radio stations, apps, movies, audiobooks, (free) iTunes U classes, and more
Maps: Get directions for driving, walking and public transport, check traffic, send info to your iPhone
App Store: Shop for and buy new apps, download ones you've already bought, update apps as needed
Pages: Use Apple's word processing program to create letters, flyers, newsletters, and more
Numbers: Use Apple's spreadsheet program to create budgets, lists, and all kinds of helpful spreadsheets
Notes or Evernote: Organize projects, to-do lists, your life!
Find My iPhone: Locate, lock, send sound and message to a misplaced iPhone, iPad, or Mac laptop
Traveling with Mac Laptop: While away from home, get online, watch movies, read books, work, stay in touch with Skype and FaceTime