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ARE YOU READY TO DO BETTER &
THINK BIGGER FOR YOUR COMMUNITY?

Use our Digital Badge & Skillcoin Rewards™ Gaming System
to raise funds, increase your STEM++ skills, and complete projects that solve problems within your College Town community.

Find An Opportunity
Identify a service area that has socio-economic conditions that are negatively impacting your College Town community.

Search

Plan & Investigate
Use the service goals and digital badge collections of a STEM++ Pathway to develop and execute a plan of action.

Explore

Draw A Conclusion
Select or create a service-learning project to develop possible solutions to reduce, eliminate or improve the socio-economic condition.

Learn

Submit Results
Earn digital badges & Skillcoin Rewards when you submit digital media content, innovative ideas and inventions you created.

Earn

It’s FREE To Join!

Our Current Service-Learning Projects

Explore a service-learning project below or create your own.

Sights & Sounds Digital Archiving Project

JEM Teams will create a new gallery, education portal and online library for the Sights & Sounds Black Cultural Museum — offering 100+000 accessible web page images, audio clips, video files and documents for the world to enjoy.

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Junior Drone Discovery Initiative

JEM Teams will learn how to use drones, geospatial software, interactive maps and mobile app technology to conduct a market analysis and identify problem areas within their local communities.

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Infusion Blends Youth Culinary Program

The Infusion Blends JEM Team will create unique artisan butter blends and coordinate STEM Fiesta taste tests to teach children and seniors how to address health disparities in their families, communities and personal lives.

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If I Had A Hammer Build Experience

JEM Teams will help coordinate and host “If I Had A Hammer” classroom demos and Hammer tiny house build experiences to increase the math and STEM++ skills of youth and young adults (ages 6-24) throughout Metro Atlanta.

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Community On Demand Digital Media Network

JEM Teams will create & manage a youth-driven news station that reports updates on all Operation Restoration service-learning projects via six children’s programs and a marketing cooperative that promotes STEM education.

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Paparazzi Fashion Show & Dance Party

JEM Teams create their STEM++ resumes as they discover the profiles of the STEM++ professionals and career pathways currently in their community through a fun, party atmosphere. 

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Digital Badge & Skillcoin Rewards System™

Use our Digital Badge Gallery to show the world which STEM skills you use to build your community.  We offer 70+ digital badges in the following six categories to help you raise funds and promote your progress.


Program Badges

$10 .00 ea

Helps students identify and explore local resources available within their community.

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Project Badges

$20 .00 ea

Teaches students economic and business development skills.

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Task Badges

$30 .00 ea

Teaches students project management and job readiness skills.

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Skills Badges

$40 .00 ea

Ensures students gain industry-recognized technical skills from a STEM++ Career Cluster

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Leadership Badges

$50 .00 ea

Rewards students that create solutions and demonstrate effective leadership skills.

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Partner Badges

$150 .00 ea

Rewards students that secure each badge in a digital badge collection.

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*40% of all digital badge sponsorships are assigned to a Project Fund and treated as tax-deductible donations to The NEXT Steps Youth Entrepreneur Program (a 501c3 nonprofit organization)

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