Maker Foundations

Maker Foundations is the entry level program for all Middle/High School aged youth (12-17 yrs) with NO experience required. It is designed to introduce youth to many of Tech Center focus areas, so that they might explore and gain experience  in each multiple areas and have a better idea of which areas interest them personally Maker Foundations’ offerings, including, but not limited to:

  • 3D Design & Printing

  • Game Development

  • Web Development

  • Circuits & Electronics

  • Blogging

  • Podcasting

  • Personal Branding

  • Minecraft

  • Graphic Design

Youth choose their path through the online lesson options in a self paced, independent environment. Youth not only gain experience and explore many topics, but establish and develop a digital portfolio to document their learning process, accomplishments, and reflect on their experiences. Upon completion of Maker Foundations, all youth qualify to be considered as Tech Center Members. Tech Center Member criteria includes completion of Maker Foundations and passing of a Portfolio Review.

The next round of Maker Foundations will begin on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, and end Wednesday, November 12, 2014.

Applications here.

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