Computers for Youth

Project:
Take IT Home Project

Improving the home learning environment of 4,000 low-income middle-school students and their families by providing them with a home computer, top-notch educational software in core subject areas, Internet access, tech support and family workshops designed to increase parents' confidence as learning partners for their children.

Progress to Date:

  • Hired California senior staff.
  • Provided 282 El Sereno Middle School families with basic digital literacy training and refurbished computers with educational software.
  • Trained 70 sixth and seventh grade El Sereno Middle School teachers on how to leverage home computing devices.
  • Held successful press event.

Take IT Home Project -Final Report Computers For Youth