The El Cerrito Information Technology Academy is a small learning community that prepares students for careers and pursuits in the vast field of technology by building technical skills through project-based learning, collaborative design and production, and interaction with industry professionals.
Students in the El Cerrito IT Academy gain proficiency in Adobe software including Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Premiere, 3D modeling with Google Sketchup, HTML, CSS, and WordPress. Students also learn to program in Scratch and Ruby as well as develop experience with computer hardware and networking. Through work-based learning students develop professional skills and a portfolio.
If you are a business or nonprofit interested in partnering with the El Cerrito Information Technology Academy, please click here to volunteer for a range of activities that would be appreciated.