Category Archives: viNGN releases

Press releases and blog posts of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN)

STEAM Forward for SUCCESS with viNGN at AgriFest 2020

Learners of all ages invited to interactive makerspace hosted by viNGN

viNGN invites the community to “STEAM Forward for SUCCESS” at the 49th annual AgriFest 2020 February 15-17 at Estate Lower Love, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Visitors to the viNGN booth will enjoy coding fun, participate in learning challenges, and discover the world of fiber optics and STEAM careers.

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VI Source: Next Generation Network Plans Public School Computer Science Instruction

anita davis at code like a girl with student writing html code
Anita Davis helps student write HTML code at Code Like a Girl event (August 2017)

The V.I. Next Generation Network is planning to put volunteers in the field to help the territory’s public school teachers with a five-week course in coding and programming.

In a statement issued Wednesday, viNGN officials said public school students do not get as much science, technology and math exposure as students in private schools, putting public school students at a disadvantage professionally.

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