TechGYRLS is a youth empowerment program designed to raise girls’ interest, confidence and self-efficacy in the critical areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM). The TechGYRLS program will help young girls develop the usage of technological tools, critical thinking and problem-solving skills in any profession they pursue. The program offers students a safe, supportive, girls-only environment for exploration and learning using curriculum comprised of design, animation, programming and robotics.
Girls ages 9 to 14
2017 Digital Vision Board (Flyer)
TechGYRLS will create a digital vision board using Adobe After Effects! It will be a powerful visualization tool representing goals and dreams by videos, pictures and inspirational phrases. The digital vision boards will help your TechGYRL focus on and achieve life goals that make them feel happy and fulfilled. Let’s kick off 2017 with a vision of what TechGYRLS want to accomplish this year!
For more information about TechGYRLS, please call 773-496-5645 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Interested supporters can contact Program Director, Laticia Dezell, at email@example.com.
From STEM to STEAM
New research shows that it is imperative to include the Arts in curriculums that were once focused exclusively on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math to help transform the 21st century economy. By adding Art and Design to the equation, STEM becomes STEAM. Visit the following links for more information:
- The Evolution of a Game-Changing Acronym: Why Government Recognition of STEAM is Critical
- STEM + A = STEAM, When art meets science, technology, engineering and math
- The Innovation Curriculum: STEM, STEAM Or SEA?
- (VIDEOS) STEM to STEAM