Learn skills to recognize how electronic devices and equipment such as cell phones, computers, and tablets as well as communication tools including social media sites, text messages, chat, and websites are used to do harm, and how to safely surf the internet.
A day (or part of a day) spent observing a professional as she goes about her job. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about a career and a chance to practice interacting with adults on a professional level.
Teams will be formed to create a business plan to present to entrepreneurs in the industry to create innovative concepts. From this students must come up with a model and simulate a real world problem. Public Speaking is another area we hone in on, so confidence in front of an audience is built.
Robotics Design using Lego Mindstorms EV3 software. This software has a programming interface that lets young girls explore the logistics of having a robot technologically move and perform various tasks.
Have you ever dreamed of creating your own app? By offering a Course-In-A-Box. With no prior experience girls can learn to build apps within hours. This is only the start to what application development and programming can provide.
Remix fashion design with technology! Girls will learn how to create smart clothing, wearable technology using e-textiles. With e-textiles emphasis is placed on the integrating textiles with electronic elements such as microcontrollers, sensors, and actuators.
Today’s Teens are so tech-savvy and typically own the latest and coolest gadgets- including digital cameras. Students will go from knowing how to point-and-shoot beginner style to a professional digital photographer.
Learn how to create your own cartoon. Students will learn to produce computer animations from two and three dimensional cartoon sequences. From learning the basics of drawing for animation to the basics of programming, these programs will pique their interest in art animation.