BENEFITING: DIGITAL OPPORTUNITY TRUST USA INC
The TeachUp! Interns focus on creating a foundation of technology knowledge and project-based learning strategies in the communities they serve helping to increase collaboration, creativity, communication, and critical thinking – skills vital for success in today’s global economy. The goal of DOT USA is to create a population of educators and community members who are not only confident in technology-use, but also empowered and inspired to continue growing and innovating educational and economic opportunities for present and future generations, breaking the cycle of poverty and creating endless opportunities and a world of possibilities.
DOT USA recognizes the continued need for 21st century technology and skills in at-risk schools and communities. As a result, the program is focusing its growth in these areas in an effort to make a positive impact and build a foundation of success in communities working to break the cycle of poverty and overcome unemployment.