• Student TECH CORPS

    Learn, Fix & Give Back

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Student TECH CORPSStudent TECH CORPS® delivers tech support training and certification to middle and high school students, and then harnesses their knowledge to power a Student-Run Help Desk to provide valuable technical support in their school buildings or communities. This program may be run during the school day as a part of the regular curriculum, during study hall or as an out-of-school time activity.

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FEATURES

Grade Band:

Middle School, 6th – 8th and High School, 9th – 12th

Program Hours:

30+ hours of online training, plus help-desk activities

Venue:

In-class or out of school time program

Instruction:

Content delivered by Technology Teacher or team of TECH CORPS volunteers

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

Student TECH CORPS delivers core information technology training to students through a structured, educator developed and tested program that provides:

  • Basic Technology Training: 30 hours of online training in hardware repair, operating systems, software applications, networking, computer peripherals, and professionalism/customer relations.
  • Testing and Certification: Online, performance-based testing of student knowledge, with 80% mastery required for basic-level certification.
  • Student-Run Help Desk: All procedures, training, and call tracking capabilities needed to successfully implement a student-run help desk to support and complement existing technology infrastructure.
  • Student Social Network (digital citizenship) and Blogs (reflective writing)
  • Student TECH CORPS Kit with student supplies
  • Evaluations and Assessments
  • Training and ongoing support