Looking for a cutting edge technology year round chug for your kids based in a unique Makerspace?
Kids will have the opportunity to solve real life challenges using advanced production tools such as 3D printing, laser cutting, programming, robotics, video editing, graphic design and more! All of this in an entrepreneurial environment run by PICO Partners – a venture capital firm in the Start Up Nation.
What is PICO KIDS?
PICO Kids is a Jerusalem-based organization, which consists of programs and partnerships that deliver STEEM (Science Technology Engineering Entrepreneurship & Math) education through hands-on, project-based learning designed to develop a sense of wonder and propensity for action.
PICO offers programs for students from first grade through high school, in both in-school and after-school settings, across Jerusalem schools and cultural landmarks, with vastly differing economic, social, and religious groups.
PICO Robotics – partners with FIRST – an international youth organization which operates robotics competitions, to challenge kids to think like scientists and engineers, as they work together, to design, tinker, and build robots.
PICO Makers – provides a collaborative workspace for creator kids to take their ideas from design to construction.
PICO Ambassadors – Builds bridges by allowing kids to participate in an exchange program with advanced schools around the world, and facilitates an understanding that we all share challenges for which we can co-create solutions.
Da Vinci – Allows highly motivated high school students to take courses at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
QueenB – Aims to increase the number of women in the hi-tech industry by utilizing female mentors from the field of computer science to train school-age girls to code.
If you’re interested learning more about PICO Kids additional programs and opportunities, please contact PICO using the form below.