To stress the importance that computer science education has in the world, the national Hour of Code organization challenges each and every person to spend at least 1-hour coding during various events held throughout December’s Computer Science Education Week.
Local Tech Heroes and our Improve Your School Program at Franklinton Preparatory Academy were recently featured in an article by local Columbus NPR station WOSU. Click here to read more about our mission and the incredible work being done by students at FPA!
Students in the LTH Improve Our School Program at Franklinton Preparatory Academy have been busy at their school seeking out problems and designing prototypes of their solutions during the first half of the six-week program.
Local Tech Heroes and volunteers from Cover My Meds recently teamed up for an event to show the students at Gladden Community House how they can use emerging technologies to solve problems in their community.
The Local Tech Heroes program will be coming to students at Franklinton Preparatory Academy this week for the beginning of their after school opportunities.
As the Summer turns to Autumn and our programs move from camps to after-school activities, we wanted to reflect on all of the great work that happened over the past few months in our various programs.
Check out some photos from our first Summer Camp in partnership with Boys and Girls Club of Columbus! Thank you to photographer Zach Sanderson for offering his talent and knowledge to the program.
Read more about how our LTH camp introduced students to their first Super Power: 3D Printing to help people in their community grow healthy food!
Kids in the Gahanna Parks and Rec summer camp programs were recently challenged to think, design, and solve unique puzzles using emerging technology at the first Local Tech Heroes Summer Program!
Excited to have ‘Columbus! Something New’ interview our own Will Nickley on their podcast to talk about the Local Tech Heroes mission and how we’re trying to help kids solve local problems in Columbus with emerging technology.