|Meets||Once Per Week|
|Deadline||July 19, 2017|
Tech Flex Leaders
New York On Tech (NYOT) prepares the next generation of technology leaders emerging from New York City by creating pathways for underrepresented students to thrive in technology and innovation.
The Tech Flex Leaders Program is an 9 month immersive out-of-school time program for juniors and seniors enrolled in a NYC high school. The program embeds weekly computer science and technology classes at local companies, offers mentorship with industry professionals and provides access to professional opportunities with NYC technology companies such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and more! Students selected are uniquely positioned to develop a portfolio of technology projects that illustrate a fundamental understanding of front and back-end web development. Additional benefits include: Access to college / university partnerships; Extra-curriculars to enhance your admissions credentials; Access to professional internship opportunities and technology mentors; A network of friends from different high schools across the city.