Youth are the forefront of our technological future. Only four percent of our nation’s workforce are STEM workers and the US Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that 8,654,000 STEM jobs will exist in 2018. Recognizing these dynamics, the Dixie 4-H program concentrates on STEM education to empower and train youth to thrive in tomorrow’s economy.
Learn to CODE this summer. Coding is a highly in-demand 21st century skill, not to mention a new literacy. Don't just play games create your own.
People around the world are connecting with one another and calling themselves "Makers." A Maker is someone who makes stuff: robots, crafts, furniture, art, or electronic gadgets.