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Annual Youth Summit on Technology - Did you register yet?
Annual Youth Summit on Technology  - Did you register yet?

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   

Contact:  Irene Rogers

irene-rogers@live.com   

April 28, 2011                                                                                  

The excitement is building.  Can you feel it?  It’s the Patriots Youth Summit on Technology with Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker our co-partner and Chairman for this year’s event.  He will also be the Keynote speaker at our luncheon and will emcee the Patro-Tech Game Show/Social Media Jeopardy.  We are expecting over 500 students from 5th-12th grades and a growing number of parents are expected to attend as well.  The purpose of the Summit is to get students excited about the possibility of college, study and careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
 

*Computer Building Competition:   Open to all 5th – 12th grade students.  ($40 per student entrance fee)

Computer building workshops will be held at Charles Flowers High School on Saturday, April 30th from 9:00am to 1:00pm.  Please bring a snack.  It’s not too late to sign up for any of the competitions.

*Patro-Tech Game Show/Social Media Jeopardy:   Eight, three-member high school teams will answer questions from a panel of judges.   ($40 per student entrance fee)

Other Competition

Flight Simulation Competition:  Teams of four students will display the flight simulators they built during the previous weeks; March 12th, 19th, & 26th.  

Fees:  

  • Youth Summit Students:  $35.00
  • Youth Summit Patriots Members:  $25.00 (Bonus: Membership for 2011-2012 Patro-Tech Science Club is only an additional $10.00)
  • Youth Summit Adults:  $10.00 (attendance to the entire program and parent workshops - including breakfast/ lunch)
  • *Computer Building Competition:  $40.00 per student -5th thru 12th Grade (winning team of 4 will receive a laptop)           
  • *Patro-Tech Game Show/Social Media Jeopardy:  $40.00 per student - 9th thru 12th Grade (winning team of 3 will receive a laptop)

Information and registration:

Call Patriots at 301-925-9350 - For Groups Rates, ask for Muniyrah West