Technology and all its advantages are not equitably distributed throughout our society
Tech programs are typically located in Chicago’s downtown areas, leaving folks in many neighborhoods disconnected from these programs
If students have access to learn tech skills, it is rarely personal or a service that would directly impact their communities
Research, Discuss, Ideate
Research and discuss topics of community with your peers. Ideate technology solutions to big community problems
Lead, Organize, Communicate
Learn the processes and timelines associated with building an application. Organize key deadlines and communicate target goals with peers.
Research, Design, Build
Learn the essentials of application functionalities and core design principles. Create designs and build wireframes of your applications
Research, Design, Test
Learn the essentials of user research, user testing and user experience. Iterate design flows and test wireframes for your applications based on different user personas.
Code, Test, Analyze
Strategize, Test, Communicate
Learn the art of communication. Practice your elevator pitchesand design decks, culminating in the final showcase of your brilliant applications to the community.
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