Fall break campers develop app ideas in Bentonville

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 1:08 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/FLIP PUTTHOFF Christine Mackin (second from right), works Wednesday with students Karina Batra (from left), Mackenzie Jackson, Saahas Parise and Tanvi Naik on their app design project.

Given a few days off from classes, some kids went to school anyway this week to work on solving problems through technology.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/FLIP PUTTHOFF Bryles Tucker works Wednesday on an app design with art teacher Craig Ford (right).

Thousands served

Tata Consultancy Services’ goIT program, like the one held in Bentonville this week, has engaged more than 13,000 students in more than 50 cities and 100 school districts in North America since 2009.

Source: Bentonville Schools

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