Are you Frustrated your children will be left behind economically?

Students who do not embrace the 21st century skills that are in demand will be left behind economically as they will be underemployed in low skill jobs or unemployed.
 
 
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Student bored in Math Class
DETROIT - Jan. 9, 2015 - PRLog -- Video games are a natural gateway for families  to acquire the advanced manufacturing and high technology skills needed for today's economy.

"Games are...the most ancient and time honored vehicle for learning. They are the original educational technology."

Chris Crawford
The Art of Computer Game Design, 2003

Cure your Children's   boredom in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Classes with Automation Workz 2015, a live video game. Automation Workz 2015 exposes teens and their families  to invention, programming, 3D printing, mathematical, electronic and automotive  activities. The top 3 families to correctly complete activities with the highest points will win cash prizes.

1st place     $200
2nd place    $150
3rd place     $100

Automation Workz 2015
is powered by a mobile app with leaderboards and photos of participants as they complete activities, just like a video game.

Automation Workz 2015  will occur January 24, 2015 2 pm - 5pm at the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Hall. Admissions to Automation Workz 2015 and the Auto Show exhibit floor is FREE to the teens and their families thanks to the generosity of sponsors.

First 50 Parents to register will be entered into a drawing to win an iRobot Roomba Vacuum Cleaner and a Whirlpool Swash.

Register here https://automationworkzdetroit.eventbrite.com

Contact
Ida Byrd-Hill
***@upliftinc.org
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Tags:Automation, Manufacturing, Career, Future, Stem
Industry:Automotive, Lifestyle
Location:Detroit - Michigan - United States
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