Penn GSE

Teacher Education Program

ITWorks is a nonprofit that prepares no cost technology-focused workforce development to young Philadelphians.  Recently, the nonprofit expnded its services to young people living in Delaware, and Oliver Withstandley (Penn GSE Elementary Education, 2007) heads up the new class of ITWorks.  He supports the technology learning and encourages them to persist by providing them both resources and socio-emotional support. Read the whole story here:

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