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The Onramp Program is a collaborative educational initiative powered by Boise State University, bringing STEAM experiences to a diverse range of learners. Since 2019, the program has been pivotal in delivering the ‘Everyone Can Code’ and ‘Everyone Can Create’ curricula, nurturing the next generation of tech pioneers. Onramp’s mobile lab further extends its reach, bringing coding and creativity to life for students, educators, and the broader community.

Shaping the Future of Idaho’s Workforce: Full STEAM Ahead

With a dedicated focus on accessibility, Onramp extends its reach to underrepresented learners in technology fields, fostering a diverse and inclusive learning environment while empowering Idaho’s educators. The program plays a crucial role in workforce development, blending community, creativity, and coding to shape the future of Idaho’s workforce.

Student standing in front of digital whiteboard as they transfer over notes from their computer screen

Expansive Access to STEAM Education

Onramp champions inclusivity, reaching learners often underrepresented in technology fields, and equips Idaho educators with the tools to inspire.

Onramp mobile van parked in front of the JUMP building in downtown Boise.

Mobile Lab for Community Engagement

The Onramp Mobile Lab delivers hands-on STEM experiences directly to learners, fostering engagement and learning beyond traditional classroom settings.

Faculty interacting with a younger child during Bronco Day festivities inside the Boise State Library.

Professional Skills + Workforce Development

Through its innovative programming, Onramp is building the state’s workforce, preparing students with the skills needed for the evolving tech industry.

Professional Development for K-12 Teachers

Onramp revolutionizes K-12 education by weaving coding into the curriculum through ‘Everyone Can Code.’ In this innovative program, teachers and students collaborate to craft tech-based solutions for community challenges.

This unique initiative is a collaboration between Boise State, CWI, IDLA, and Apple, focusing on partnering with forward-thinking schools and educators in the Treasure Valley to nurture the next generation of tech pioneers.

Learn More About K-12 Initiatives

Ignite your Passion for Tech and Innovation

Interested in learning more about our professional development program for teachers? Get in touch with the Onramp team using the staff directory and contact information provided below.

Meet Our Team