Information Technology Services' K-12 Partnership Program seeks to actively support and benefit students from across the state of Kentucky. ITS hopes by providing engagement opportunities for students and faculty, that we can promote interest in IT careers and degrees.
ITS offers the following opportunities for K-12 schools and educational programs. For more information, please contact ITSaboutYou@uky.edu.
Experienced IT professionals are available to speak on the topics of:
Provide feedback & advice at the culmination of a project.
Provide an interactive display at Career Day &/or Fairs.
Bring real-world application to the classroom by having an IT professional spend a day in the classroom.
Help teachers stay current & learn practical applications for what they teach. Host a team of teachers for 2-3 days at our offices. Areas available:
Allows students to explore multiple areas of IT in an up-close environment in half-day or full-day tours (35 students max).
IT professionals are available to meet regularly over the course of a project with an individual or small group of students.
We can meet regularly over the course of the year with a small group of students, helping them explore & learn about IT career fields.
Provide a learning experience for a student within our world, to allow them to see & participate in our industry.
We are always open to new ideas to engage with K-12!