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(8) SATURDAY FAMILY FRIENDLY COMPUTER CODING for K12 STUDENTS ($125 for 8 Saturdays***)
>>> REGISTER http://Fall2017.TechCORE2.org/ <<<
CODING WORKSHOPS (No Experience Necessary!)
A) Parent & Me: Intro SCRATCH Coding* (for students grades K – 2nd) / Fall 2017
B) Young Coders: Intro SCRATCH Coding (grades 3rd to 5th) – Fall 2017
C) Mid Level Coders: Intro to SCRATCH Coding (grades 6th to 8th) – Fall 2017
D) Intermediate* SCRATCH Coding w/ Robotics (grades 1st to 8th) Fall 2017
E) Engineering -w- LittleBits / Fall 2017 (grades 3th to 5th)
F) WordPress Web Development (grades 7th to 12th) Fall 2017
COMPUTER CODING is a global movement, and career path within S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)! However many of our Philadelphia youth can only ‘play’ on their SmartPhones and computers, yet not ‘program’ them!
This course will help to get your young, grades Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle School and High School student on the path of being a “Digital Creative”, soaring past being merely a technology consumer.
WHAT TO EXPECT?
– (8) Saturday 90-minute hands on tutorials using Google Chromebooks! No experience needed.
– SATURDAYS** 9/30 10/7, 10/14. 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11 and 11/18/2017)
– Workshops A, B, and C (11:00 am – 12:30 pm)
– Workshops D, E, and F (1:00 pm – 2:30 pm)
* Light Refreshments will be served
** Parent / Guardian Room include fun activities for you to wait while your students starts their CODING journey
WORKSHOP FEE $125 for (8) Saturdays; $100 for past participants or 2nd or more student from same household or program
ORGANIZATION/PROGRAMOrganization Name: TechCORE2 (Computers + Opportunities + Resources = Employment x Entrepreneurship)Organization Street Address: 7478 Rhoads Street, Suite AOrganization City, State, Zip: Philadelphia, PA 19151Organization Phone Number: 215-879-6701Short Description of Organization:
MISSION | To Develop a Tech Industry Opportunity Pipeline for Urban Youth from Kindergarten-to-College-to-Career Entry.
TechCORE2 has a proven (3) year history of running incredible Coding & Tech related programs.
We offer current industry technology training opportunities in an agile and relevant format to enable students as young as kindergarten to get on a path of future STEM success and provide the training and support to span elementary, middle school, high school and post high school pursuits.
TechCORE2 students are interns under JCWCC, and therefore privy to all Partner Manufacturer Training including Intel, Microsoft, HP, Lenovo, Samsung Wireless, LittleBits, PI Top Coders, etc.
REGISTER @ http://Fall2017.techcore2.orgProgram Street Address: 7478 Rhoads St
19151Program Phone Number: 2158796701Which one best describes your organization?: Non-ProfitWhich one best describes your program?: Site-based - stationary (students come to a site)Is your program delivered in collaboration with external partners?: NoAccepting Mentors: No
CONTENTIs STEM the "core" of your program?: YesWhich type of STEM programming do you offer? (choose ALL that apply):
Which other activities does your STEM program include? (choose All that apply):
- Computer Science
Does your program use volunteer STEM mentors?: Yes
- Academic Enrichment and Homework Help
- Civic Engagement and Service-Learning
- Project-Based Learning
- Workforce Development
LOCATION AND SHARINGWhere is your STEM program offered? (choose ALL that apply): West PhiladelphiaWhen does your STEM program take place? (choose ALL that apply):
PARTICIPANTSHow many children does your program serve each year? Numbers can be estimates.: 101-500 individualsHow many hours/week does each child participate? Numbers can be estimates, and can be specific to a season or semester.: Less than 2 hours per weekWhich ages/grades does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
Which gender(s) does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
- Kindergarten - 2nd grade
- 3rd - 6th grade
- 7th - 8th grade
- 9th -12th grade
Which ethnic/racial populations does your STEM program serve?:
- Transgender and Gender Non Conforming
What percentage of your participants are eligible for free or reduced lunch? Percentages can be estimates.*: Do not knowWho can participate in your STEM program?: Individuals and groupsCan your STEM program accommodate youth with special needs?: Do not know
- Native American
- Middle Eastern
FEE/FEE STRUCTUREDo participants need to pay for your STEM program?: YesIf participants need to pay for your STEM program, are scholarships available?: YesIs transportation to and from your program provided?:
- No students walk to our program.
- No students must provide their own transportation.