Powering Potential

Powering Potential

Our mission is to use technology to enhance education and stimulate imaginations of students in underdeveloped countries while respecting and incorporating values of the local culture — especially cooperation over competition, community over the individual, modesty over pride, and spirituality over materiality.

Latest stories from Powering Potential

Powering schools in the Peruvian Amazon

Powering Potential is continuing its mission with a new computer lab in the San Francisco Rio Itaya School in the Belén District.

Powering Potential meets with UN, others to discuss inclusive quality education for all

The discussion was hosted by UNESCO, the SDG-Education 2030 Steering Committee and the Group of Friends for Education and Lifelong L

Powering Potential celebrates 10-year partnership with the Segal Family Foundation

The close, long-time relationship has been a key factor in bringing their “Educating through Technology” programs to rural students in Tanzania.

Making the tools of technology accessible to everyone

Powering Potential began in 2006 as Founding Director Janice Lathen’s dream of bringing educational access to remote locations without electricity.