Emerging Technologies

When does Science Fiction become Science Fact?  70% of future jobs do not yet exist. Learn about emerging technologies and the skills needed for jobs of the future. Ages:13+

Emerging Technologies

STEM+ After-school Career Building 

AGES: 13+
LEVEL:         Beginner to Medium

Roanoke Higher Education Center

Each camp day focuses on a different emerging technology topic. Join Dean McIntyre, our CLS STEM+ IT polymath, as he gives an overview of how the technologies work, where they are appearing in our lives, and in what directions the technology may develop. 

  • Smart Phone Photography
  • RetroCool: Yesterday’s Radio is Tomorrow’s Technology
  • Remote Exploration & Autonomous Devices
  • Powering the Future
  • Artificial Intelligence

Additional Information

  • The CLS STEM+ Lab follows CDC and local COVID-19 guidelines. 
  • Camp includes use of computers and equipment in the CLS STEM+ lab in the Roanoke Higher Education Center.


STEM+ by Commonwealth Learning Systems (CLS) develops online STEM education focusing on emerging technologies and job skills. Our goal is to support learners and educators in innovative, accessible ways – online, hybrid, and in-person at our STEM+ lab at the Roanoke Higher Education Center.

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