Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Certificate

The TIE Certificate is a path to inspire students’ interest in STEAM and entrepreneurship. Students who commit to the TIE Certificate learn about and become social entrepreneurs, utilizing technology to address social issues and provide solutions to complex problems that make a positive contribution to the world.
Course Requirements:

Introduction to Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship.

9th-12th Grade
  • Minimum of three elective courses in at least one of the following strands:
    • Technology
    • Innovation
    • Entrepreneurship
12th Grade
  • InterMission internship in a TIE field.
  • TIE collaborative capstone project. The group must have at least one member focused in each strand.


Co-Curricular Requirements:

Participation in TIE afternoon programs at least two seasons during your time at Porter’s. Options may include:
  • Robotics
  • Start-Up Lab
  • Engineering
  • Data Science
  • Artificial Intelligence
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