Mission: Fostering innovation, technological advancement, and entrepreneurship through education initiatives including digital age teacher development, inquiry-based student programs focused on digital literacy, maker activities, and tech workforce development, and unique lab settings for the beta testing and validation of the next generation of education technologies.
Programs: Tech centerthe digital harbor foundation (dhf) tech center is located in the former south baltimore recrecation center and was opened by dhf in january 2013. The tech center provides out-of-school-time stem-related science, technology,engineering, math) programs for youth. The space is approximately 5,000 square feet in size. Programs created by dhf and run at the tech center include a series of summer technology camps, after school technology education programs teaching web or mobile application development, digital fabrication (including 3d printing), and other related skills.
center of excellencethe dhf center of excellence for innovation in technology education builds the capacity of other organizations to deliver innovativetechnology education programs. Serving as a technical assistanceand training arm, the center of excellence was founded to expandopportunities for more youth in digital-age technology educationand align k-12 technology education with the needs of a growing techeconomy.