Introduction to Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

Dates: June 28th to August 9th

Synchronous Course Meetings:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9:00am to 10:30am EST

Instructor: Zach Ross

Grade Level: 9, 10, 11

*MPS Students receive credit for Intro to TIE

Course Description:

This introductory level course focuses on providing inspiring experiences and skill development in STEAM in an entirely online setting. With its emphasis on learning both technology and entrepreneurial and design thinking, the students will learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create an interactive website; participate in online discussions to learn about emerging technologies; and work in small groups to design a solution to a problem through entrepreneurial methods.

Essential Questions:

  • How can we prepare for a fourth industrial revolution?
  • What hard and soft skills do we need to develop in an ever-changing world?
  • How can we solve real-world problems with entrepreneurial and design thinking?