News and Press Archives - Silicon STEM Academy

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September 15, 2015

Surviving the STEMpocalypse

As Kelly and I carefully step over demo debris as we walk through what will be the workspace one day (buildout is at a standstill due […]
September 17, 2015

It’s a Bomb!

Ahmed Mohamed got in big trouble for bringing a homemade clock to school. Ignorance is all around us on this one! While the teacher did the […]
September 24, 2015

Day Old Bread

I’ve always admired and appreciated how involved Kelly was with the schools that Evan and Christopher attended – she was on every PTO, every committee, and […]
October 1, 2015

STEM Gap = JOB Gap

Kelly and I, along with long time colleagues and friends, Karen and Jeffrey Pearl, co-founded a Voice over Internet Protocol (“VoIP”) company in 2006…we launched when […]
October 3, 2015

It’s a sign

What I love most about our logo is that it represents the three curriculum categories of the Silicon STEM program and philosophy: Coding, Engineering and Digital […]
February 29, 2016

Teaching Tech at Silicon STEM Academy

Welcome to Denver’s one-stop shop for all things high-tech, offering unique after-school classes for kids — and adults, too. Inside Silicon STEM Academy’s five-room suite in […]
March 10, 2016

An After-School Activity for the Tech-Inclined

This after-school technology training academy expands on traditional STEM curriculum. BY HEATHER MUNDT MARCH 9 2016, 4:00 PM – Photo courtesy of ShutterStock If you listen […]
September 21, 2016

Their Son Wanted To Learn How To Code, So They Opened A School

By Natalie Burg Around 3:30 p.m. each weekday, students mostly from middle and high schools file into the common area of Silicon STEM Academy in Denver. […]
July 18, 2017

SSA Recognized by Colorado Parent Magazine as Best Academic Enrichment Program

July 18, 2017, DENVER – Silicon STEM Academy (SSA), a technical training and learning center in Denver dedicated to teaching middle and high school students computer programming, […]