Oct. 19, 2015 10:40 am
“Whatever you get tonight in class, you will be able to use tomorrow at work,” program director Sandra Kearney says to her students.
Sep. 11, 2015 5:20 pm
As the city continues to negotiate with Comcast on its 15-year franchise agreement, activists offered a reminder Friday: many of Philly's students don't have the technology and tech training they need to succeed, and Comcast can help.
Aug. 24, 2015 10:14 am
We visit REThink, which places local teachers in research labs over the summer. It's one way to fight the “unthinkable” lack of computer science education in U.S. schools.
Aug. 18, 2015 10:34 am
After a two-year exploratory period, St. Joseph's Prep decided on Chromebooks for its laptop rollout. The school is charging parents an annual fee of $185 to support the initiative.
Aug. 5, 2015 11:33 am
At the pricey, two-week camp, the teens, as young as 13, learned the same curriculum as Flatiron's adult students.
Jul. 30, 2015 8:29 am
Six groups of middle school girls spent a week learning about tech entrepreneurship and preparing for a pitch event. Here's how mentors and other community members are helping TechGirlz grow.
May. 19, 2015 8:27 am
A Young Involved Philadelphia and Code for Philly collabo wants to encourage more millennial civic engagement.
May. 8, 2015 7:34 am
As a young black man who grew up in a low-income household, Scholly CEO Chris Gray said the partnership with the My Brother's Keeper Alliance is especially important to him.
Apr. 29, 2015 12:11 pm
The nonprofit is sharing templates of its in-person tech education programs for free, in hopes of getting more young girls interested in tech.