AfriGrowth GirlTechAfrica Program: AfriGrowth Foundation Celebrates #GirlsInTech Week
As part of the Foundation’s strategic plan to engage, enhance and educate girls who are passionate about technology, AfriGrowth Foundation conducted the first GirlTechAfrica training commemorating the STEM/STEAM week. The Training Workshop was held at the computer lab of Junior Secondary School Jikwoyi1.
The primary objective of this program is Availing secondary school girl access to sustainable significant digital literacy, which will position them to be able to participate fully in the current digital age and pursue careers in Information and Communication Technology.
AfriGrowth Foundation participated in celebrating #STEM week and #GirlsinTech Week by training 39 students of Junior Secondary School Girls of Jikwoyi 1 Abuja, in computer hardware and power-point animations creation.
Overall the training workshop was a success, as the pupils participated fully and were able to showcase what was learnt in a brief oral and written assessment, in which the facilitators asked some questions based on the training modules. The answers given were satisfactory.