Computer and Information Technologies Workshops

A series of virtual programs that combine hands-on technology with employer and postsecondary expertise is designed for high school students who are interested in career tech pathways. Cincinnati State, Miami University, Southern State, University of Cincinnati and area employers are collaborating to offer programs.

Sessions will be adapted to home or in-school delivery. To request a program, submit the form below the session list. Scheduling and session information will provided.

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Paul Weingartner, Cincinnati State
Students can work in teams to explore some of the basic elements of cybersecurity.  Finding information hidden in resources is a key aspect if cybersecurity and a fun treasure hunt, which we call “Capture the flag” or CTF activities to hone our skills with these technologies.
Grade level: 10-12
Click the file for additional details. Cybersecurity Tech Prep

Fun with Programming
Tomie Gartland, Cincinnati State
Students will work in teams to compete against each other.The object of the game is to get as many points as you can without the snake hitting the wall or biting himself. Each time the green snake eats a strawberry cake, he will grow. See if you can read this programming code and figure out how snake really works!
Materials: Computer access; program link will be shared prior to session
Grade level: 9-12

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