Mission: Ignite’s Tech 360 programs provide a safe space for learners to gain skills in digital literacy. Create a customized program to meet the needs of your local community. Mission: Ignite partners with Northstar Digital Literacy and Grow with Google to design curriculum that guides participants to be able to use a computer and the internet to:
Program participants that complete a pathway are eligible to receive a free computer for their home.
According to the National Digital Inclusion Alliance, lack of access to digital training is a barrier to adoption which leads to opportunity gaps. A lack of digital literacy shows up disproportionately in vulnerable communities. This lack of digital literacy then compounds the existing challenges faced by vulnerable communities.
Additionally, 50% of low-income families lack sufficient devices at home to access digital learning. Mission: Ignite address this by providing refurbished devices for free as part of its programs.
With remote learning kits and a team of educators, we can take our STEM training anywhere and everywhere. This highly collaborative model allows us to directly work with your students whether it be in a classroom, in the field, or even remotely. Over the course of the last 23 years, we’ve partnered with dozens of agencies, serving hundreds of students annually.
Explore STEM After School Programs through Mission: Ignite’s learning and remote learning modules. Fill out the contact form below to learn how to bring these programs to your school.
WNY Brain Challenge is Mission: Ignite's annual STEM competition, bringing together Buffalo students to solve engineering challenges. Students compete to design Rube Goldberg machines based around a theme - the more creative, the better!Find Out More