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Jerome Bettis turns focus from football to STEM with educational program for local students

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a group of people sitting at a desk with a laptop computer: Jerome Bettis at a STEM event for children © Provided by Hearst Television, Inc. Jerome Bettis at a STEM event for children

Former Steelers star Jerome Bettis was back in the Pittsburgh area Wednesday, helping local children study science, technology, engineering and math programs.

Bettis and his The Bus Stops Here Foundation kicked off an "innovation huddle" at Washington Park Elementary School in Washington.

The students are learning about coding, animation and robotics.

Bettis' program will also host a weeklong technology camp this summer. Go to thebusstopsherefoundation.org for more details.

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