Using MIT's Scratch programming platform, students will create their own interactive media, including stories, games and animations.
Each child will become a maker of technology rather than just a consumer of technology. By incorporating interpersonal play with screen time each child develops his or her ability to think creatively, work collaboratively and reason systematically.
The District currently includes 59,000 people. Half of them live in the Village of Niles in the southern half of the District. The north half of the District includes unincorporated Des Plaines and Glenview.