ROYAL OAK – Detroit public high school students from Cass Technical High School, Osborn High School and Central High School participated in a Coding Technology Challenge on the campus of Wayne State University. Sponsored by AT&T and in partnership with WordPress.com, Rebrand Cities and Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program), the challenge served as a gateway for juniors and seniors to consider technology and web development as a career path.
Featured speakers at the event were WDIV Local 4 News Anchors Rhonda Walker and Evrod Cassimy, proponent of STEAM, John Maeda, WordPress.com Chief Marketing Officer Chris Taylor, Rebrand Cities founder Hajj Flemings and David C. Lewis, president of AT&T Michigan.
Flemings and Bob Jones, External Affairs at AT&T, talk about the 2018 Detroit Coding Rebuild Challenge. To listen, click on https://soundcloud.com/internet-advisor-755109612/m2-techcast-episode-143-coding-technology-challenge