Jason pitched the idea of a children’s book series that introduces kids to computer science in a fun and engaging way. He was one of 19 finalists selected from over 120 applicants to participate in Oberlin College’s LaunchU business incubator.
Jason wins startup money for Get with the Program.
Sample children’s book is made: The Awesome Adventures of Amina & Amir (his two oldest children are the main characters in the story).
Get with the Program, Inc., is formed.
Get with the Program completes first STEM camp. (8 children participated)
Get with the Program completes second STEM camp.
Jason is invited to speak at the MindCamp Creativity Conference in Orillia, Canada. Receives standing ovation. :)
Third STEM camp is complete.
Parents inquire about a Get with the Program afterschool program.
The STEM Academy pilot afterschool program begins (nearly 60 children signed up for 36 slots).
36 first and second graders graduate from The STEM Academy.
Get with the Program completes six-week summer STEM camp, and reaches 150 children served.
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