One of the most rewarding parts of educating youth in out-of-school experiences is the joy of opening their eyes to possibilities they didn’t know existed. You’re in a position to show them possible STEM careers that could change the way they see their own future and what they’re capable of.
Learn how experienced youth educators prepare for STEM learning.
Discover new strategies for connecting any activity to CS careers and helping youth see potential careers.
See how real-world experiences help young people see themselves as someone who can be a contributor to STEM.
Reflect on the computer science experiences you have led and learn to better prepare and manage CS learning.
Bring STEM possibilities to life by showing youth the skills they need (and already have) to be successful at STEM learning.
Practice using conversation prompts in order to talk to youth about careers in computer science.
An idea walk in order to add more opportunities for youth to connect their prior knowledge to STEM activities.
Develop ways to incorporate career connections that create awareness of the value of computer science for youth.
Learn how to arrange learning spaces for computer science activities and the unique challenges of using technology in OST programming.
Learn how to make your teaching inclusive and the topic accessible.Learn More