Northern Virginia
Urban League
1315 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-836-2858
Fax: 703-836-8948

Digital Connector




The Digital Connector program is a technology and mentoring initiative focused on empowering youth to become neighborhood ambassadors by spreading the knowledge of technology to communities in need.  This program is a continuation of our mission to educate youth in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).  The Summer 2011 Digital Connectors program encompasses more than 138 hours of training on a variety of topics including:

 -Leadership Development One Economy
 -Financial Literacy with EverFi
 -Cisco IT Essentials, PC hardware and Software
 -Website design publishing with Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 (HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, PhoneGap and Adobe EDGE)
 -Video editing and production Cisco HD Flip cameras and Microsoft Moviemaker

The Digital Connectors challenging curriculum covers everything from leadership skills and personal development to software programming and media production.  The program also supports community development.   A major program requirement is for participants to give back to their community by training family members and residents on how to use technology effectively.  

Broadband Technology Opportunity Program

One Economy  Digital Connectors National Urban League

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