THE STEM CENTER

WHAT IS STEM?

Science + Technology + Engineering + Math

STEM Center Senegal seeks to nurture early-stage scientists and inspires the next generation of STEM leaders by developing a passion for STEM careers at a young age.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Senegal seeks to partner with organizations that advance STEM education.

STEM CENTER SENEGAL Discovering Robotics

STEM CENTER SENEGAL

INTRODUCTORY STEM

ENGINEERING PROGRAMS (ROBOTICS)

Robotics for beginners

Age 5-10

Junior Robotics program

Age 11-17

Senior Robotics program

Age 18 and up

Robotics competition and showcases
Workshops (design-prototype)

TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS

  • Introduction To Technology

  • Step-By-Step Coding Techniques

  • Ā Coding Terminology

  • Coding Camps

  • Visual CodingĀ 

  • Programming Concepts

STEM CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND JOB PLACEMENT

This program provides youth with the STEM skills that businesses seek. When trainees graduate, we link them with organizations in need of these skills.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Analytical skillsĀ  to research, record and analyze data accurately, predict trends, pay close attention to detail and draw conclusions from data.

  • Science skills to break down a complex scientific system into smaller parts, recognize cause and effect relationships, and defend opinions using facts.

  • Math skills for problem solving, calculations and measurements

  • Technical skills to troubleshoot the source of a problem, repair a machine or debug an operating system, and equipped with computer capabilities to stay current on appropriate software and equipment.

SOFT SKILLS

  • Communication and cooperation skills (to listen to customer needs or interact with project partners.)

  • Creative abilities (to solve problems and develop new ideas)

  • Leadership skills (to lead projects and people)

  • Organization skills (to be able to make effective decisions, prioritize, and keep track of deadlines)

INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAMS (IEPS)

  • English language skills ( to communicate globally, land a job in a multinational company, market your business internationally, and stay informed on global issues)

  • Classes are designed for any level of English proficiency.

  • Requires 20-30 hours per week of intensive English language study.

     

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