Dave Boardman is the Mass Media Communications instructor. He is certified in Adobe and holds a Doctorate in Education from the University of Maine. Mr. Boardman has been awarded the Apple Distinguished Educator and Maine Instructional Technology Teacher of the Year. Mr. Boardman teaches students professional video production skills as they create documentaries and promotional videos throughout the region. Instruction is hands-on, and includes planning, scripting, shooting, lighting, and editing, as well as creating special effects. Students enter their projects in several film festivals and contests each year, and their work is often used by local nonprofits and communities to promote the area.