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Workshops and Live Stream Events

January 2020

  • Tech for Teens Club : Building a Robot

    Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    In this workshop, teens with disabilities will assemble a robot and program it to respond to the environment. Students will learn about the entire process of building a robot, from assembly to executing code. This workshop is designed for students with basic computer skills but no previous coding knowledge is required. Students of all abilities are encouraged to attend.

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June 2020

  • Tech for Teens Club : Coding Virtual Reality

    Date: Saturday, June 13, 2020 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    In this workshop, teens will use basic coding concepts to create their own customized virtual solar system. Then using virtual reality headsets, teens will explore their solar systems in 3D space. Each solar system will be saved online and accessible from a home computer or VR headset. This workshop is designed for students with basic computer skills, but students of all skill levels and abilities are welcome to attend. No previous coding experience is required.

July 2020

  • Tech for Teens Club : Take Apart a Computer

    Date: Saturday, July 11, 2020 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    This workshop will introduce teens with disabilities to the different components that make up a computer. Start with a completely assembled machine and take it apart piece by piece. We’ll discuss the different parts and what they do. And if you’re up to the task, try to put it back together! Use of a screwdriver and some small screws involved. No previous experience is required.

August 2020

  • Tech for Teens Club : Build a Robot

    Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    In this workshop, teens with disabilities will assemble a robot and program it to respond to the environment. Students will learn about the entire process of building a robot, from assembly to executing code. This workshop is designed for students with basic computer skills, but no previous coding knowledge is required. Students of all abilities are encouraged to attend.