book_bulletComputational Thinking

UME Academy teaches students the ability to identify, analyze, and implement solutions enabled by digital tools. This process instills confidence and patience when dealing with complexity by applying an algorithmic (step-by-step) approach to problem solving.

people_bulllet Digital Literacy

Our classes create digitally literate individuals.  Students acquire the ability to use digital technology to access, manage, integrate, analyze and evaluate information, as well as communicate with others.

chat_bulletCollaboration

Through shared exploration and problem solving students communicate, negotiate ideas and work with others to achieve a common goal using digital tools.


Courses and Summer Camps 2017

 


Our Approach

Design. Create. Iterate.

At UME Academy we teach elementary school students how to think, design, create and problem solve using technology.  We focus on design, and computational thinking, teaching a process for breaking down a big idea into a series of components.  This approach not only prepares students for programming, for those interested in that path,  it is also a mindset and methodology to using technology in life to solve problems.

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From the Blog

     

Summer Camps!

  UME has partnered with several schools to create some incredible, themed camps which blend game design with topics like space travel, oceans, animals,  and even Canadian history! Our approach is still the same – foster exploration, learning and digital literacy with games, outdoor play and a fun summer experience! Collingwood School Summer Camps  Cutest Pet: Game […]

 

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