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Workshops and Live Stream Events

May 2019

  • Tech for Teens Club : Building Websites

    Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019 — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
    This workshop will introduce teens with disabilities to the basics of coding for the internet with HTML and CSS. Students will create their own unique website and publish it on the Internet using Mozilla Thimble. Students will be able to experiment with code and see the results online in real time. 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.

June 2019

  • Tech for Teens Club : Take Apart a Computer

    Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019 — 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.

July 2019

  • Tech for Teens Club : Building a Robot

    Date: Saturday, July 13, 2019 — 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.

August 2019