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iHub By Mugethi Gitau / April 11, 2014

Learn to earn Hangout event

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Guest blog by Israel Kloss

Learn To Earn (LTE) is a Computer Science and Technology remote training program that provides a strong foundation in the fundamentals of Web Development and a specialization in WordPress. Students will learn how to create effective and strategically sound websites for a real-world clients.

LTE’s classes take place on Saturdays at 4pm to 5pm (EAT time) with trainers and professors from the USA rotating through the topics listed under curriculum here …

We accept applications from East Africans who have a passion in the field of technology and who want to learn Computer Science basics.

Students applying for this mentor-ship program must satisfy these prerequisites:

1) Understand and type English (for those with English-speaking mentors).

2) Be able to type at least 30 words per minute.

3) Have access to a computer with adequate internet access.

4) Attend this  in-person Google hangout training class as a prerequisite.

Personal and remote tutoring is also available for a fee.
Cavin Ongongo will share his story of how the Learn to Earn program helped him pay his way through Mount Kenya University in Thika. Learn more here: http://bostinno.streetwise.co/all-series/boston-college-mba-brings-massive-open-online-learning-to-east-africa/).

During this meeting, students who wish to apply for the LTE training program will need to demonstrate their proficiency in the prerequesites listed above.

This event will start at 9am EST (4pm EAT/Kenyan time).

TO LISTEN VIA GOOGLE HANGOUT (Students applying to LTE must apply in person)

1) Join Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/up   (requires a Google login)

2) Add my Google plus account to to your google plus circles: https://plus.google.com/+IsraelKloss/

3) Email LTE@findable.me with subject line “Attend LTE hangout” and include the URL of your google plus account in the body of the email

4) After the above registration step, you will receive an invitation to LTE’s Invite-only Google hangout (link below). This event takes place April 26th 2014 9am EST (4pm EAT, Kenya, East Africa time).

LTE’s Invite-only Google Hangout for April 26:

https://plus.google.com/events/cst1mtk18k85e9go61u2j5j6qbk

You will be reminded of this event ONLY if you emailed LTE@findable.me

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Author : Mugethi Gitau

Mugethi Gitau is an all round creative. A techie by training, she is into all things design - Graphics, fashion, interiors. A writer of fiction and a poet, and tech/gadget blogger on hergeekyness.com. Mugethi has a rich mix of experience ranging from training, community development and advocacy, research and design. A people's person, she enjoys linking the iHub Tech Community with each other, investors/corporates, academics and other stakeholders. She has a dream that one day, Kenyan techies will innovate their own computers and mobile devices and people all over the world will buy them. And use them.


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