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Skillpoint Alliance selected for Google Fiber’s new Digital Inclusion Fellowship

Skillpoint Alliance is thrilled to announce that we have been selected as a participant in Google Fiber's first-ever Digital Inclusion Fellowship. As one of two Austin organizations chosen to participate, we're excited to to use our 20 years of expertise, skill and commitment to take on the challenge of narrowing the digital divide in Austin. In an ever-increasing digital society, access to the web can open doors of opportunity - from finding housing or employment, to keeping in touch with Continue Reading >

Skillpoint Hosts Science Thursday at Bob Bullock

Skillpoint Alliance hosted a Science Thursday on April 16th, and gave hundreds of students the opportunity to explore the Bullock Museum, watch demonstrations, and participate in hands-on activities with STEM experts from Central Texas Discover Engineering. Skillpoint and CTDE staff  facilitated entertaining activities for more than 1000 kids, allowing them to interact with elements such as the Van de Graaff  Generator, create boats and speed racers, and test various experiments. Senior Continue Reading >

Skillpoint Alliance Co-Hosts Central Texas Global Game Jam with The University of Texas at Austin

Last weekend, The University of Texas at Austin’s Game Development Program and Skillpoint Alliance co-hosted the Central Texas Global Game Jam (GGJ). The GGJ is the world’s largest game jam event taking place around the world at physical locations. It is the growth of an idea that in today’s heavily connected world, people could come together, be creative, share experiences, and express themselves in a multitude of ways using video games. The GGJ encouraged people with all kinds of Continue Reading >