LatinX EdTech at L'ATTITUDE

Bridging Gaps, Building Futures: LatinX EdTech Teams Up with L'ATTITUDE for 2024 National Educational Summit

In a landmark collaboration, EduLab Capital Partners and Success Through Technology Education (STTE) Foundation supported by the Council on Regional Economic Expansion & Educational Development (CREEED) are thrilled to announce their national partnership with L’ATTITUDE for the upcoming LatinX EdTech at L’ATTITUDE summit. This major initiative is set to take place from September 12-15, 2024, in San Diego, California, marking a significant stride in addressing the challenges in education, technology, and economic empowerment within the rapidly growing U.S. Latino community.

L’ATTITUDE is the largest business and media event in the nation dedicated to highlighting the economic and societal contributions of Latinos in the United States. Known for its high-caliber attendees, including industry leaders like Jennifer Lopez, Emilio Estefan, Gloria Estefan, Alex Rodriguez, Orlando Bravo, & Isabella Casillas Guzman, L’ATTITUDE focuses on the New Mainstream Economy, showcasing the integral role of Latinos in propelling American economic growth.

Building on the success of our previous LatinX EdTech Summits in El Paso, Texas, this national platform allows us to amplify our impact significantly. The summit will address key challenges in education, technology, and economic empowerment, particularly within the rapidly growing Latino community.

Call for Transformative Education Workshop Proposals

In alignment with our partnership, we are also excited to launch a national call for proposals for education workshops. We invite educators, technologists, and innovators to contribute their knowledge and insights. This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of education by presenting practical and innovative solutions tailored to the needs of K-12, Higher Education, and Workforce training sectors.

Workshop Proposal Details:

  • Duration: Workshops should last between 45 and 60 minutes.
  • Participants: Each session can accommodate up to five speakers.
  • Submission Deadline: Proposals must be submitted by June 30, 2024.
  • Notification Date: Selected applicants will be notified by July 22, 2024.
  • Benefits: Selected proposals will have their entry fees covered, and presenters will be invited to attend this prestigious event.

 

We strongly encourage you to seize this opportunity to share your innovative ideas on a national stage. To submit your proposal, please visit https://latinxedtech.com/. This is more than just an event; it’s a movement aimed at leveling the playing field for learners and innovators alike, providing a platform where the supply and demand sides of education converge.

Join Us in Making a Difference

LatinX EdTech at L’ATTITUDE is not just a summit; it’s a commitment to fostering educational equity and inclusion. By participating, you join a community dedicated to effecting meaningful change in the lives of countless learners and professionals.

Launch Your Water Industry Career in El Paso

Apply Now for Our Final S4S Cohort!

Transform your future with our Skills for Sustainability (S4S) program!

This is your final chance to gain free, expert training as a Water Technician or Waste Water Operator at Western Tech. Classes start in August 2024, but the time to act is now!

Thanks to a partnership between the STTE Foundation, El Paso Water, and the Trust for the Americas, supported by the North American Development Bank and Microsoft, the Skills for Sustainability Program (S4S) seeks eager individuals interested in getting the skills, training, and mentorship needed to launch next-gen careers in the sustainable water industry.

If selected for the S4S Program, you’ll receive six weeks of hands-on training at Western Tech.

What You Will Gain:

Expert Training: Six weeks of hands-on training in water and wastewater management.

Evening Classes: Flexible scheduling from Monday to Friday, with virtual sessions on Fridays.

Career Advancement: Opportunities to move into apprenticeships and permanent roles in the water industry.

Don’t let this opportunity slip away. The future of water is here, and it begins with you. Click the “Apply Now” button now to take the first step towards a sustainable and prosperous career.

Get Ready for the Upcoming Open AI Hackathon!

Empowering Innovation in Renewable Energy and Advanced Manufacturing

As we continue to nurture innovation within our community, STTE is thrilled to announce the second Open AI Hackathon of the year, generously sponsored by Microsoft and El Paso Electric. Set to run from May 30 through June 2, this event promises to ignite creative solutions in the pivotal areas of Renewable Energy and Advanced Manufacturing.

What Is a Hackathon? A hackathon is a dynamic event that brings together creative thinkers from various disciplines to collaborate intensively over a short period. Participants work in teams to rapidly prototype new solutions to real-world challenges, directly provided and assessed by industry professionals. It’s a space of accelerated learning, innovation, and valuable networking, making hackathons a cornerstone for developing practical and inventive solutions while fostering an ecosystem of entrepreneurship.

Participation Details: The hackathon is open to all entrepreneurs, developers, and creatives who are eager to challenge themselves and make an impact. This event is free, but spaces are limited. We encourage early registration to ensure your place in what promises to be a highly competitive and rewarding experience. This is the last hackathon for the year and a unique opportunity to learn what it takes to build a startup. Interested parties should sign up by Monday, May 27, at Borderland.ai.

Why Participate? Apart from the chance to win cash prizes and gain unparalleled exposure to industry leaders, participants will benefit from the opportunity to apply their skills in real-world contexts, receive immediate feedback from peers and professionals, and enhance their ability to work under pressure in a team environment. It’s more than a competition; it’s a launchpad for your future in tech and entrepreneurship.

Mark Your Calendars! Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to be a part of something groundbreaking. Join us at STTE from May 30 to June 2, for a deep dive into the technologies and strategies that will drive the future of Renewable Energy and Advanced Manufacturing.

Register Now! Are you ready to take on the challenge? Register at Borderland.ai by Monday, May 27, and prepare to be part of shaping the future. This is your chance to transform ideas into action and possibly the next big startup. See you there!

AI Generate Your Startup Idea

At the STTE Foundation, a leader in EdTech innovation, we’re thrilled to introduce the latest evolution of Startosphere.io. This platform stands out as the world’s first youth-focused entrepreneurship education tool, uniquely designed to transform ideas into reality through our advanced AI-powered business model canvas. Join us in shaping the future of entrepreneurial education.

 

Startosphere.io

STTE Ventures 2024 Report

Welcome to the STTE Ventures Impact Report, a detailed narrative of our journey, achievements, and the significant impact we’ve made in the startup ecosystem. This report is not just a collection of numbers and statistics; it’s a story of innovation, growth, and economic transformation. As you explore these pages, you’ll gain valuable insights into the processes, successes, and overall economic contributions of our program.

This report is a reflection of our commitment, showcasing:

  1. The Program Process: Delve into the unique approach of STTE Ventures, where mentorship, resources, and community support come together to guide startups from their nascent stages to market success.

  2. Startup Performance Highlights: Discover the remarkable achievements of our startups. This year, we identified 12 new customer segments, a testament to our program’s ability to uncover and capitalize on market opportunities.

  3. Fundraising and Revenue: Our startups collectively fundraised $855 million, demonstrating the confidence of investors in our vision and approach. Additionally, we achieved $150 million in Annual Recurring Revenue (ARR), underscoring the sustainable and growing nature of our ventures.

  4. Job Creation and Economic Impact: The creation of 19 new jobs is a direct indicator of our program’s positive influence on employment. More so, our startups have generated a staggering $1.6 million in economic impact

In conclusion, it’s with immense pride we announce that the STTE Ventures program has achieved a remarkable 13X economic return. This figure not only represents our financial success but also the broader economic benefit we bring to communities and in

Startups

Thank You To Our Supporters

Thanks to our trusted network of dedicated supporters, STTE is able to operate and help make a generational impact in the world.

Borderplex Alliance (https://www.borderplexalliance.org/)

Carnegie Mellon University (https://www.cmu.edu/)

EduLab Capital (https://www.edulabcapital.com/)

El Paso Chamber (https://elpaso.org/)

Geenee.ar (https://geenee.ar/)

Hispanics In Philanthropy (HIP.org)

Inicio Ventures (https://www.inicio.ventures/)

Pay It Forward (https://pif.vc/)

Sand Hill Angels Charitable Fund (Sand Hill Angels Charitable Fund)

The City of El Paso, Economic Development 

The Trust For The Americas (https://www.trustfortheamericas.org/)

Bank of America (https://www.bankofamerica.com/)

Council on Regional Economic Expansion and Educational Development (CREEED) (https://www.creeed.org/)

El Paso Electric (https://www.epelectric.com/)

El Paso Water (https://www.epwater.org/)

Innovare (https://innovaresip.com/)

Microsoft

New Mexico State University Arrowhead Center (https://arrowheadcenter.nmsu.edu/)

Paso del Norte Community Foundation
(
https://pdnfoundation.org/)

Sun Cruces Angels (https://suncrucesangels.org/)

The University of Texas at El Paso (https://www.utep.edu/)

VelaWood Law (https://velawood.com/)

Success Through Technology Education (STTE) Foundation is a nonprofit organization focused on producing stories that inspire, building a future STEAM workforce, and fostering a startup ecosystem.

Our Mission

To develop and deploy entrepreneurship and STEAM-based educational programs for students and adults that accelerate and advance economic development.

Our Vision

To become a national leader in innovation, entrepreneurship, and STEAM education impacting a globally competitive marketplace.

Our Strategic Goals

  • 100% Digital literacy for youth by 2030
  • Increase Percentage of students going into STEAM Fields
  • Build an entrepreneurial ecosystem through innovative programs, mind setting  products and access to capital opportunities

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