Technology Nation – your gateway to IT industry
Today IT industry is one of the most fast developing sectors of economics. It employs millions of people globally and continues to grow. Average salary of IT specialist equals 1000 USD, which is on almost 5 times more than average salary in the country. Moreover, IT has become a truly international profession allowing people to work from any part of the world and outsource their skills and experience. International research shows that due to aggressive development of technologies world would lack nearly 5 million IT specialists by 2020. It means that if someone wants to change his/her profession and switch to IT – it needs to be done now.
Another aspect of IT is that it is a global vector of development of humanity and computer literacy and basic programming become as important as knowing how to read and write. IT nowadays is not only a profession, therefore considering future of your child – it doesn’t matter what kind of profession he or she will choose, teaching children IT not only develops logical and structured thinking – it gives them vital real life skills. Technology Nation is an international educational program that allows anyone to study computer programming for free. It was initiated in 2015 by BrainBasket Foundation – Ukrainian nonprofit organization that stands for the development of IT industry. In a year Technology Nation project has helped more than 2000 adults and kids in Ukraine to undertake free courses of basics of programming and start their career path in IT. We at BrainBasket believe that world-class IT education should be accessible despite social status, age and place of living. That’s why our programs are developed in partnership with world’s leading educational institutions, are taught in blended learning format and are free of charge for the participants. Technology Nation Moldova project will be piloted in Chisinau running 2 adult groups and 2 groups for kids. Details on the courses and registration forms are below: