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Youths With Disabilities Fully Integrated Into STEMGuyana’s Robotics Program

In 2017, 5 young people from the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School decided to form themselves into a robotics team called “The Dark Side” and enter a regional robotics competition sponsored by First Robotics.  Their participation was […]

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Department Of Youth Uses Robotics To Chart A New Technology Course for ‘unmatched’ Youth In Guyana

Director Of Youth, in the Ministry of Social Cohesion, Melissa Carmichael and the very capable support team of young people who work to oversee the success of the Department’s programs, have committed to providing the […]

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“Dream Team” training builds capacity for national expansion of STEM robotics program

The 2019 class of STEMGuyana’s technical and training support “Dream Team”, represented a group comprising 85% young ladies.  The team completed two days with an option of three, of rigorous training on building, programming and […]

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STEMGuyana Co-founder Ima Christian heads back to Stanford University

by Karen Abrams, STEMGuyana Co-founder (mom) My heart is a little heavy this morning. We are preparing to take Ima M Christian to the airport for her flight back to Stanford University and I can hear her […]

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First Lady offers continued support to 25 graduates of adolescent mothers’ programme

Georgetown, Guyana – (December 13, 2018) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, today encouraged 25 graduates of the Comprehensive Empowerment Programme for Adolescent Mothers (CEPAM), to continue on their path to success while offering her support […]

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Sophia Primary School Invited Back Into The NGSA ‘tech prep’ pilot program

Georgetown, Guyana – December 11, 2018: Today STEMGuyana’s representative Ms Aisha Peters welcomed Sophia Primary School into the 2019 NGSA ‘tech prep’ pilot program. Sophia Primary School also participated in the 2018 program and students showed a 11% […]

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STEMGuyana Co-Founder Welcomes National Embrace Of Coding & Robotics

Three years ago when STEMGuyana co-founder, Karen Abrams sought out Guyana’s First Lady Sandra Granger’s support for a summer robotics camp in Guyana, she had no idea that just two short years later, the program […]

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Robotics tapped to promote literacy

(reprint from Guyana Chronicle) STEM Guyana has teamed up with the National Library to promote literacy among children and young adults across Guyana through the use of robotics and technology. On Saturday morning, STEM Literacy […]

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STEMGuyana Begins Distribution Of Robot Kits To Libraries

Georgetown, Guyana – After training as STEM club coaches, more than thirty five library staff and representatives, representing thirteen libraries across five regions of Guyana, STEMGuyana has begun distributing robot kits and installing coding software at […]

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Suriname Determined To Scale IT Education Development Program Nationally, STEMGuyana Co-Founder Invited To Share Lessons Learned

Last week in Parmaribo, Suriname, STEMGuyana co-founder Karen Abrams presented the STEMGuyana model, vision and journey to members and guests of the ICT Association of Suriname.  The event was sponsored by the ICT Association of […]

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