Simply being able to use a smartphone or Facebook isn't enough. To be successful in a global economy, our children must become fluent in the technologies that are revolutionizing our lives and our work, and how best to use them to innovate.
By wisely integrating technology into how children learn, STEMworks programs are changing the equation for our young people.
Ninety-one percent of millennials believe low computer skills have not hurt their chances of getting a job, a promotion, or a raise. Eighty-eight percent of those with low tech skills share that belief. That amounts to 13 million low-skilled millennials who do not recognize a major barrier to their future success.