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March 23, 2023

BUILD.org Announces Ten Semi-Finalists for the Second Annual Southwestern PA Youth Pitch Competition

BUILD.org proudly presents the top 10 semi-finalist student teams that will face-off in the Second Annual 2023 Southwestern PA Youth Pitch Competition on April 20, 2023. Congratulations!   One Last Hope, Monessen High […]
January 31, 2023

BUILD.org Launches Second Annual Southwestern PA Youth Pitch Competition To Bolster Entrepreneurship Education in Pennsylvania

Official Press Release Pittsburgh, PA – January 31, 2023 – BUILD.org is excited to announce the Second Annual 2023 Southwestern PA Youth Pitch Competition happening on April 20, 2023. With […]
January 31, 2023

BUILD.org Celebrates National Mentor Month

Hear the Stories & Join the Community #MentorshipMonth To wrap up National Mentor Month, we invite you to explore some of our mentor stories and even sign up to be […]
January 19, 2023

BUILD Pittsburgh Launches the 2023 Youth Pitch Competition! 

Join BUILD Pittsburgh as we launch our 2023 Youth Pitch Competition! CALLING ALL MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATORS IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA! Compete for School or Community Organization Pride and win […]
January 5, 2023

BUILD Welcomes Bill Taylor As New CEO

Redwood City, CA. (January 5th, 2023) – The Board of Directors of BUILD.org is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Taylor as the next Chief Executive Officer. Bill has […]
October 12, 2022

Richard King Mellon Foundation Annual Report, Featuring BUILD!

Our wonderful Richard King Mellon Foundation friends have released their 2021 Annual Report! With their support, BUILD is able to bring entrepreneurship education to students and teachers in the Greater […]
September 23, 2022

Tune into iHeart Philadelphia Community Podcast | Innovation League Feature on 9/25

Coded by Kids is creating opportunities for underrepresented young people to become tech and innovation leaders by providing education, resources and support. I chat with CEO Danae Mobley about the program and registration for the upcoming Innovation League.
September 23, 2022

A New Program is Encouraging Philly Teens to Become Technologists Through Sports

Article by The Plug: A New Program is Encouraging Philly Teens to Become Technologists Through Sports. Written by Alesia Bani.
September 19, 2022

Two local organizations join forces to open doors in tech and innovation for Philly youth

Article by Al Dia News. There are many different industries that young individuals can look to that serve as examples of successful, high-earning careers. However, for many, the access and exposure to certain career paths are underrepresented. To address this, two organizations — Coded by Kids (CbK) and BUILD.org — are partnering together to expand opportunities for both children and adults.

VIDEO PREPARATION GUIDELINES

HOW TO RECORD

1. iPhone, iPad, Zoom and Loom are all choices of recording tools for their video presentation 
2. Record with both students and their presentation in view
3. Record horizontally for the best view of the students and their presentation
4. Follow Presentation Diagram to the Right

PRESENTATION TIPS.

- Make eye contact with the camera
- Notecards may be used as cue cards
•Pro Tip: Notecards should avoid having a full script
- Even when you are not speaking, don’t forget the camera is still recording!
•Be aware of your body language while you and your business partners are speaking
- Everyone has an opportunity to speak
- Professional dress is encouraged
- Practice makes perfect
•Practice how you will transition from each speaker
•Project your voice when you speak​

Follow positioning format Above

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