Wyandanch & Suffolk County: Year-Round Programs Supported by the Budget

The following table shows the programs and workshops that SpringBoard will implement for Wyandanch and Suffolk residents interested in skilled information technology training and workshops.

Programs & WorkshopsCategoriesHigh SchoolMiddle SchoolElementary18-24 Young AdultsCollegeAdultsSeniors
Pipelines:
School to
College
Pipeline – Earn College Credits Check Mark on Microsoft
School to
Workforce
Pipeline – Data Sci.Check Mark on Microsoft
School to EntrepreneurshipPipeline – Business with Modern AppCheck Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Awareness:
Jump Start To Investing Awareness – Wealth Management Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Intro to Robotics Raspberry PiAwareness – Hands-on Intro to techCheck Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Coding Academy
& Electronics
Awareness – Hands-on Intro to techCheck Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
2D Game DevelopmentAwareness – STEAM based with Tech & ArtCheck Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Digital Literacy
(For Everyone)
Hands-On – Demystifying Technology Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Business Activation
& Acceleration
Tech Startup ProgramCheck Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Workforce:
Skilled IT TrainingWorkforce Development Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Data Sci. for Data Analysts Workforce Development Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft
Technology Apprenticeship Workforce Development Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft Check Mark on Microsoft

School-To-College

SpringBoard is working with our University Partners to offer college credit courses at zero cost to the students. Students will get the full experience in our program and we will mentor them to success.

What did our Students Accomplish?

  • College Application
  • College Essay
  • Placement Essay
  • Registration
  • Online Tools
  • 3 Cr. College Course

School-To-Workforce

The Areas of study will be: Data Science / Data Analysis, Cybersecurity and Web Application Development.

After the first year we would like to have the students placed in non-paying summer-internship positions at organizations. After the second year the goal is to place the students in a paid summer-internship program.

In order to create a school-to-workforce pipeline, SpringBoard is partnering with organizations to accept our students in their internship programs.

School-To-Entrepreneurship

SpringBoard has been running successful Entrepreneur workshops for the past four years.  The goal is to bring this program to High School students so that they get a better understanding of the fundamentals for creating and running a business.

By using a modern approach students will learn the following:

  • Week 1: Value proposition/Customer
  • Week 2: Business Formation
  • Week 3: How to finance your business
  • Week 4: Marketing/Branding/Sales
  • Week 5: Business Model Canvas
  • Week 6: Practicing my pitch/Closing