Ytech project trained 257 youth in digital media

The YMCA of Greater Seattle has wrapped up a  2009 Tech Matching Fund grant.  With $19K in city funds and over $28k in matching contributions, the Y trained 257 youth in middle and high school using a moblie lab.   The youth gained skills in online safety, Internet research, digital photography, video production, media literacy, effective communication, graphics design, social networking, blogging and podcasting.   Here is a slide show produced by an Aki Kurose student  http://www.pugetsoundoff.org/video/11797, and a video  from a Hamilton middle school youth  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XzmyXU0Wsns