At BETM youth and Teachers will gain Technology Skills while utilizing Games Applications. Teacher Training Tools utilizing Microsoft Office
( Reading, Math, Language, Mental Stimulation and Relaxation) i.e. Microsoft Mindsweeper
Teachers will learn latest research findings on effective professional development models from MIE (Microsoft Innovative Educator) Specialist. Teachers will learn professional development including needs assessments, adaptable training material and evaluation tools.
Through the introduction of coding early on youth will have a competitive edge in the future
This type of training is vital because in the 21st century technology is on the rise. Our society needs computer competent individuals in order to compete with the artificial intelligence i.e. automated phone service
Youth have an advantage when it comes to learning and understanding technology and computers because they were born in the era where these things are almost a necessity. Technology use is on the rise from automated phone systems, to self-check out at the register etc. Older generations didn't have a need to utilize these things because it was non-existent during their time.