Projects

Projects

26 Projects - 9 Countries - 225 Volunteers

 

Upcoming Projects

South Africa March 2017
Pure Good Foundation of Pure Storage, Team4Tech's newest corporate partner, will bring 12 volunteers to work with LEAP 2 School located in Philippi Township. The team will help install LEAP 2's IT equipment, and conduct teacher and learner training workshops to inspire classroom innovation. Read more...
Stellenbosch,  South Africa May 2017
Volunteers from Autodesk and Adobe will train teachers from Makupula High School, a public school that is located in the Kayamandi Township, South Africa. Training topics included digital literacy, 21 st century education, and STEM topics. The volunteers will also help create a "mobile classroom" Read more...
Rwanda June 2017
FAWE empowers girls and women through gender responsive education and works in 33 African countries. In Rwanda, FAWE supports STEM education for girls at 17 high schools, reaching across every province of the country. FAWE schools are focused on demonstrating the academic potential of girls when Read more...

Past Projects

India March 2017
Service Learning Accelerator participants from VMware's India offices collaborated with CARE India to conduct a third teacher training course on classroom technology integration. This time, the project expanded to another Udaan school in Haryana called Udaan Mewat, which started in 2011. The Read more...
Ban Lung,  Cambodia December 2016
CARE Cambodia serves ethnic minority girls and boys in the rural province of Ratannak Kire, located in the northeast of the country. Volunteers worked with CARE Cambodia to deliver training in critical thinking, collaboration, problem solving, and ICT literacy to benefit four lower-secondary Read more...
Ga-Rankuwa,  South Africa December 2016
The team of nine individual volunteers helped set up LEAP 6's IT equipment, conducted Teacher Training Workshops, and inspired youth with IT and entrepreneurship workshops. The project was located in Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa, a township near Pretoria. Read more...
Langa,  South Africa November 2016
VMware Good Gigs Trekkers collaborated with LEAP 1 School located in Langa, South Africa. Building upon lessons learned from the previous Trek in LEAP 4 School, the team developed an IT Health Check tool, set-up a cloud storage backup for all LEAP schools, and conducted engaging Teacher Technology Read more...
Uttar Pradesh,  India November 2016
Volunteers from Intel will collaborate with CARE India to conduct this second teacher training course on classroom technology integration. The goal include to improve the girls' ability to understand concepts, enhance the teachers' effectiveness integrating technology in everyday curriculum, and to Read more...
Rwanda October 2016
Volunteers from Autodesk worked with Team4Tech and MASS Design in Kigali, Rwanda to deliver capacity building and design thinking workshops. Read more...
San Jose,  Costa Rica September 2016
Volunteers from Hewlett Packard Enterprise worked with Team4Tech and Vital Voices to deliver an entrepreneurship workshop for 23 women business owners who have been identified as having great potential for growth. The workshop covered topics such as product innovation, sales & marketing tools, Read more...
San Jose,  Costa Rica July 2016
Volunteers from VMware Costa Rica office designed and developed a technology-focused curriculum to improve the digital engagement of underserved youth, conducted training on the new curriculum with Paniamor Tecnobus' facilitators, and engaged in strategic consulting sessions with Paniamor staff to Read more...
Stellenbosch,  South Africa April 2016
Volunteers from Autodesk trained educators from Makupula High School, a public school that is located in the Kayamandi Township, South Africa. Training topics included digital literacy, 21 st century education and STEM topics supported by Autodesk software and 3D printers. Teachers from neighboring Read more...
Siem Reap,  Cambodia April 2016
Volunteers returned to Journeys Within Our Community (JWOC) to build on the previous project's teacher training, technology infrastructure improvements and 21 st century education integration. Read more...
Ho Chi Minh City,  Vietnam March 2016
Team4Tech returned to Orphan Impact in Vietnam to help strengthen the career preparation curriculum for students who will soon leave their orphanages. Read more...
Uttar Pradesh,  India January 2016
Volunteers from VMware collaborated with CARE India to conduct a teacher training course on classroom technology integration. The goals were to improve the girls' ability to understand concepts, enhance the teachers' effectiveness, and to make learning even more engaging! Read more...
Arusha,  Tanzania August 2015
Team4Tech volunteers from Cisco, Facebook and Pinterest traveled to northern Tanzania to support World Vision’s implementation of Community Knowledge Centers in 14 rural schools. Building upon the work of two prior Team4Tech projects, the volunteers conducted master teacher training in digital Read more...
Stellenbosch,  South Africa August 2015
Volunteers from Autodesk trained teachers from Makupula High School, a public school that is located in the Kayamandi Township, South Africa. Training topics included digital literacy, 21 st century education and STEM topics supported by Autodesk software and hardware. Teachers from neighboring Read more...
Johannesburg,  South Africa July 2015
Volunteers from VMware trained teachers from the LEAP Science and Maths School in Diepsloot, South Africa, to expand their use of computer technology in the classroom, 21 st century teaching, and project-based learning. Read more...
Rio de Janeiro,  Brazil June 2015
Volunteers from Intuit ran three intensive entrepreneurship workshops for micro-entrepreneurs from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro in partnership with Rede Cidadã. The workshops focused on product innovation, marketing, finance and business strategy, and they were tailored towards the specific needs Read more...
Can Tho,  Vietnam March 2015
Volunteers from Box, Facebook and Visa worked closely with Orphan Impact’s master teachers to integrate design thinking into the after-school computer classes at their partner orphanages throughout Vietnam. Read more...
Siem Reap,  Cambodia November 2014
Volunteers from VMware trained teachers from Journeys Within Our Community in digital literacy, English language learning and STEM technology solutions to support underserved youth and adults. Read more...
Uttar Pradesh,  India November 2014
Volunteers from Intuit ran an entrepreneurship workshop for female micro-entrepreneurs from rural villages in Uttar Pradesh, India. This project was a continuation of the partnership with Connecting Dreams Foundation, and the topics of instruction included product innovation, marketing and business Read more...
Thika,  Kenya October 2014
Volunteers from Coursera, Facebook and Google continued Team4Tech’s partnership with Orphans Overseas by providing technology and STEM training for teachers at the Karibu Centre and surrounding elementary schools in Thika, Kenya. Read more...
Cape Town,  South Africa August 2014
Volunteers from Box and Intel set up an after-school tutoring center that serves the Langa Township in Cape Town, in partnership with LEAP Science and Maths Schools and Teach With Africa. The team trained LEAP’s after-school tutors in digital literacy, 21 st century education and educational Read more...
Same,  Tanzania April 2014
Volunteers from Computer Sciences Corporation, Coursera, Facebook, Intel and Intersol continued the work with World Vision Tanzania to equip computer labs in six schools and train teachers in digital literacy and educational software. Read more...
Uttar Pradesh,  India April 2014
Volunteers from Intuit provided business training for micro-entrepreneurs from the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The goal of the workshop was to provide the micro-entrepreneurs with the skills, tools and resources to lift themselves and their communities out of poverty. Read more...
Ho Chi Minh City,  Vietnam March 2014
Volunteers from VMware worked with Orphan Impact to equip computer labs in five new orphanages and conduct teacher workshops on computer programming. Read more...
Arusha,  Tanzania November 2013
Volunteers from Facebook, Intel and Intuit supported World Vision Tanzania by setting up two model Community Knowledge Centers and delivering training on digital literacy, entrepreneurship and financial literacy. Read more...
Thika,  Kenya May 2013
Volunteers from Intel and VMware supported Orphans Overseas in the installation of two primary school computer labs and in master teacher training in digital literacy and educational software focused on early literacy and numeracy. Read more...