Robotech Workshop 2018: Nurturing programming, electronics and problem solving in technical schools

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Tech Era organized its first Robotech Workshop early this year from 11th January to 13th January 2018 as its first project for the year.  This year, with the aim of extending our robotics and electronics module to technical tertiary institutions, we organized a 3-day workshop to expose students [from schools with Tech-Era’s robotics and electronics clubs] […]

AIX 2017

Tech-Era – AIX 2017 Professional Development Bootcamp Report

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On the 7th of August 2017, Tech Era started a boot camp for the participants of the annual Ashesi Innovation Experience (AIX). AIX is an annual high school enrichment program that takes high school students from all over the world through Robotics, Entrepreneurship and (now) Engineering programs. Find more on AIX here. The boot camp […]

Tech Era Works with Melton Fellows to Solve 3:1 Student-Computer ratio in Rural Schools in Ghana

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Tech-Era participated in the 2017 Melton Foundation Global Citizenship Conference in Ghana under the theme “What is the role of a global citizen in a world that is in flux?” Ashesi University College hosted this year’s Global Citizenship Conference and Tech-Era was privileged to partake in its two-day design thinking session. These sessions were aimed […]

Working to improve computer literacy..

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Derrick Omari is passionate about the plight of the under-privileged and how restrictive backgrounds inhibit their ability to reach their full potential, technologically or otherwise. His story and the gradual change he’s making was featured on the official website of the Ashesi University College. Dalai Lama Fellow, Derick Omari ’18, works to improve computer literacy […]

Tech-Era Exhibition In Ashesi

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Students in the tech-era program had an IT exhibition and the article below was featured on the official website of the host organization, Ashesi University College.    Berekuso junior high school students showcase projects in IT exhibition April 20, 2016 – The pioneering class of Tech Era, a community engagement initiative, held an exhibition in Ashesi’s […]