NEXTSTEPS EDUCATIONAL ACADEMY
NEXSTEPS EDUCATIONAL Academy (NSED ACADEMY) is a technology education program for students’ grades (4-12), designed to build awareness of Information Technology as it pertains to career and life choices. We are proud to offer hands-on learning courses that provide students an opportunity to discover firsthand how computers work, how they are built, what goes into programming and networking, and an introduction to cyber-security. Our courses are highly interactive and engaging while incorporating various components of STEM and Virginia's SOL standards. The program courses are facilitated by NSED Academy staff, comprised of technology professionals with a passion for their respective field of expertise, college interns, retired/current educators, and corporate sponsors with an interest in the development of the STEM pipeline for future workforce opportunities. NSED Academy is a remote program (No Brick and Mortar) that relies on our partner community to house and facilitate our programs.
NEXTSTEPS EDUCATIONAL ACADEMY Map
The NEXSTEPS EDUCATIONAL ACADEMY Map is high level breakdown of what concepts are addressed at the various levels within in the program. NSED ACADEMY Map covers Elementary -College & University Level. The map also outlines workshops and seminars for high school students focusing on various career options. We also teach the following learning sessions. Click on the links below for a description of the learning sessions.
Computer Building and Concepts