News 2017-03-14T01:34:35+00:00
1201, 2016

Antoine – Success Story

Until only recently the one recurrent theme in his life was moving. Born in Northern California and raised in the Southern United States and Northwest Coast; Antoine never really knew one home. His mother often found herself transferred from job to job. In order to provide as single parent, she had no choice [...]

1201, 2016

Juan – Success Story

Born and raised in Argentina, Juan Battini (24) immigrated with his parents to Los Angeles in 2001. His parents left Argentina with hopes of economic prosperity and greater educational opportunities for their only child.  Battini’s family settled in Los Angeles and at the suggestion of a relative, Juan enrolled in Foshay Learning Center. The [...]

701, 2016

OpenTech Partner DAQRI Presents Augmented Reality Helmet at CES

DAQRI, the augmented reality company that is transforming the future of work, unveiled the next generation DAQRI SMART HELMET™ today, powered by the sixth generation Intel® Core™ M7 processor. DAQRI SMART HELMET™ is an industrial-grade human-machine interface that inserts real time information – including Augmented and Mixed Reality work instructions, safety information, mapping and more [...]

1512, 2015

Techies2B Receive Tech to Jumpstart their Skills for Hour of Code 2015

As part of the OpenTech LA's community outreach program, MCS installed tech equipment (including 20 tablets) at The Knowledge Shop, an after-school computer learning enrichment program for underprivileged kids on Pico and Crenshaw. By providing early access to ed tech and other resources, OpenTech hopes to remedy an early opportunity gap which remains a critical barrier [...]

812, 2015

Hour of Code 2015 at Foshay Tech

Students Showcase Skills at Foshay Tech’s Inaugural Hour of Code Tech Fair Last Monday, the Foshay Tech Academy at Foshay Learning Center held its inaugural Hour of Code Tech Fair as part of its celebration of Computer Science Education Week. The event was a major success and highlighted the impressive work of the Foshay Tech [...]