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Readiness Institute programs provide creative experiences that allow participants to discover their personal pathway to success by working with education, industry, and community partners.

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Podcasts - The Readiness Institute podcast series features discussions about community and future readiness, place-based learning, and personal growth for all students.
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Speaker Series - The Readiness Institute (RI) Speaker Series presents monthly webinars that connect industry, education, and community leaders with high school counselors to help them prepare their students to graduate with the skills and mindsets necessary to achieve success through community and future readiness.
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Summer Program - This seven-week program offers high school students the opportunity to learn by seeking solutions to problems affecting the greater Pittsburgh region.
Mark Cuban Foundation AI BootcampStudents from the Mark Cuban Foundation AI Bootcamp
Mark Cuban Foundation AI Bootcamp - The Mark Cuban Foundation AI Bootcamp is an opportunity for high school students in the Pittsburgh region to immerse themselves in artificial intelligence and machine learning.
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Hope Moonshot - Crowdsourcing messages of hope to send to the moon from students, educators, industry, and community partners to inspire community and future readiness.