26 Feb Arukay – Empowering youth to solve world problems through tech
Co-Founder & CEO: Vicky Ricaurte
ARUKAY is an enrichment program that empowers youth to create technological solutions to real world problems. After school project-based courses introduce learners to computational thinking by taking them through the design thinking process.
They also have the support of more than 108 profitable franchises Engineering for Kids in the World. This is a great opportunity to start a profitable business that also generates impact in the Colombian educational sector.
While technological know-how is important, Arukay focus on building the agency, empathy and creativity necessary for personal and professional success in ever-changing, digitalized societies.
Arukay also provides 21st century skills through STEM curricula.
The current Programas are: MINECRAFT EDU, APP INVENTOR, SCRATCH, LEGO EV3 ROBOTICS. They also have programs in Engineering (Aerospace, Mechanical, Electric, Electronic, Naval etc)and Nanotechnology.