This unique program offers students, in Grades 6-8, the opportunity to learn simple software programming languages allowing them to explore the world of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT). This introduction can open up career pathways and 21st-century learning skills for students.
The IEC of Hamilton recruit’s ICT professionals and post-secondary students to facilitate the delivery of the club. Our goals are to:
- Create a spark of interest in ICT
- Equip students with an introductory foundation in software programming
- Develop critical thinking, collaboration, and creative thinking skills
- Encourage continued educational achievement past high school