Sergio Coronado set up ‘Luxembourg Tech School’ - a new extracurricular school to support the development of future Digital Leaders. It is aimed at 13-19 years old students who are passionate about the digital realm and eager to learn and apply technology in a real business context.
LTS is now in more than 7 schools and is coaching more than 120 students. Students follow a Business and Technology program divided into three blocks. They get personalized coaching and work on their own projects, which they showcase at the end of each block.
We discuss how Sergio got this up and running and also how you could set up a similar program in your school.
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More information on Sergio is below: http://www.techschool.lu/