Summer Program 2022 Schedule

The Summer Tech Academy will be held over 6 weeks. The sessions are broken down into two tracks; each track is three weeks long. We serve grade levels 6th –12th. The learners will begin with an introduction to the Northstar Digital Literacy platform, and work on this platform at the beginning of each session. Northstar is a fundamental digital learning platform to expose learners to the basics of technology and allow for more exploration into the world of technology and the digital sphere. Projects-based learning incorporated with community service, and technology will be the focus of learning pursued through the avenues of Entrepreneurship, Web Design, and Coding. The Summer Academy’s daily agenda also includes courses on Business setup; Design & Production; Videography; Photography; Virtual Reality; and sports and physical activities such as basketball, volleyball, and yoga.

Grades 6 – 12 ~ 9:30am – 12:30pm

Session I – June 6 – 24

Session II – July 5 – July 22

DEADLINE TO APPLY: May 23, 2022

Curriculum Overview

We have designed various programs with an entrepreneurial and economic development approach. These programs are intended to engage every participant learner at their inherent digital skill fluency level and build on that fluency during and beyond our program. The learners will utilize knowledge gained from the youth business education platform to brainstorm business ideas. We

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Session I & Session II

The Summer Tech Academy will be held over 6 weeks. The sessions are broken down into two tracks; each track is three weeks long. We serve grade levels 6th –12th. The learners will begin with an introduction to the Northstar Digital Literacy platform, and work on this platform at the beginning of each session. Northstar

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Assessment and Feedback

Frequent assessment and feedback are critical to ensuring that participants are actively involved in their learning and that facilitators have evidence that each participant is making progress. Each track includes the expected participant outcomes throughout the track and within each session time frame. Participants will have the flexibility of choosing the project they will work

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