Schools and youth programs are challenged to teach computer science that students need for life and careers in today’s world. Educators and youth program leaders want to learn about computer science to be able to meet that challenge. This 3-hour teacher workshop provides valuable first steps in three, connected, 1-hour sessions: Session 1: Experience an hour [...]
Ecotech Visions recently agreed to provide free coding courses to educate and prepare South Florida for employment opportunities. This was made possible via specialized funding from people concerned about our future in technology and employment. We're entering the world of invisible technology. We need to Keep up!
Having fun isolating the DNA of strawberries 🍓! @STEMDesignation @MDCPSSTEAM @MDCPSNorth @NROSup @MiamiSup @miamimagnets @CTEMiami pic.twitter.com/wHkENXDXYW — JFK Middle (@JFK_Middle) February 20, 2018
Two teams of NAF Academy of Information Technology students from Hialeah Gardens Senior High have won 2nd and 3rd Place at the state level of the 2017-18 CyberPatriot X contest sponsored by Northrop Grumman Foundation, and the Air Force Association among many other national corporations. At the center of CyberPatriot is the National Youth Cyber Defense [...]
Virtual Reality App Wins 2017 Congressional App Challenge in Florida’s 25th District MIAMI – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) announced that the winner of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for Florida’s 25th District is VRExperience, an app created by students Diego Landaeta and Diego Mansilla. The students attend Ronald W. Reagan Doral Senior High School in Doral, Florida. [...]
On Monday, November 20, 2017, United States Naval Academy Midshipmen Emma Seckinger visited Hialeah Gardens Middle School to speak about STEM careers. Midshipman Seckinger spoke with students in Hialeah Gardens Middle School's IT and Business Academy. The importance of a well-rounded education which includes good grades, physical fitness and leadership was stressed as being paramount to [...]