Enrichment Programs for Students
The following is a compilation of resources that Adrienne Coffield has collected regarding technology-related summer programs. This list is neither exhaustive nor an implied endorsement of any program in any way. This list is published solely with the intent to provide families with some possible resources to further investigate. Please contact Adrienne if any of this information is in need of amendment or correction.
AoPS Introductory to Programming Course
There are about three computer classes available (Cost: approx. $245/class) Each class builds upon itself.
"Our goal is to inspire children to live, love and learn math and create life long problem solvers who will become our next generation of scientists, mathematicians, artists, architects and leaders."
ATAM (Art, Technology, and Music)
The Original Learning Center For Everything. Technology, Art, Music and Recording.
Robotics courses that teach real-world innovation skills to youth at a fair price. All courses are project-based so that youth can learn through hands-on building.
Camp Mirman's STEAM Camp
Camp Mirman's STEAM Camp will offer coding classes throughout the summer. They are in the planning stages of their offerings and hope to enroll 6-7-year-olds this summer.
The path to building great websites, games, and apps and is an easy way to learn how to code. It's interactive, fun, and you can do it with your friends.
Contracts with public, private, charter and parochial schools to provide a complete state-of-the-art technology program for their school.
DeToledo High School
Camp Eco-Botics couples classic summer fun with futuristic tinkering in our high-tech Maker Space. Students will spend their summer frolicking, playing games, learning about sustainable gardening and cooking, and practicing yoga, AND will also build robots, learn engineering principles, and make objects with 3D printers. Taken together, students are engaged with a “Learn-by-Doing” approach and will develop a detailed appreciation for nature and wellness, as well as new skills in engineering disciplines.
Photoshop, Robotics, Minecraft, Programming, Game Design, Electronics
There are about 11 computer programming courses available (Cost: $35/month or $240/year)
EPGY (Education Program for Gifted Youth)
An online class. They also offer summer camps for middle and high school students.
Designed to bring out the inner inventor, designer and maker inherently found in all children. The Exploratory is offering 3 camps this summer, along with Mini-Makers (ages 4-6)
Fitness by the Sea
"Every element of Fitness by the Sea was designed to create a fun and nurturing environment for every child ages 4 to 14. From our carefully selected staff, to our safe and beautiful locations and state of the art equipment, we offer campers an unmatched day camp experience."
Girls Who Code
Build your future in tech with beginner & advanced summer programs for girls in a condensed 2-week timeline
High Point Academy
"Keep your child enthralled this summer with more than 50 exciting and unique offerings from High Point Academy's Summer of Fun Camp! "
ID Tech Camps
Offers some really excellent looking game design/programming camps in the summers at a variety of locations in Southern California (UCLA, Cal Lutheran University: Thousand Oaks, UC Irvine.)
(4th – 8th grade) is easy-to-learn, with plenty of detailed examples and guidance to keep your student on the right track. It is geared for younger students or those just trying out the field of computer programming to see if they like it.
Teach your students the basics of computer programming in as little as 20 minutes a week with an engaging classroom curriculum.
Level Up Village
Offers in-school, after-school & summer courses for K-9 students who want to make an immediate difference in the world while learning about it.
Computer science opportunity for girls grades 6-12, in the Marlborough Summer Computer Science Lab.
Milken Community Schools
Offering summer programs in STEAM education and beyond.
Custom Minecraft Camps for Schools
New Boston Education, The
Planet Bravo Camps
Introduces students to the latest tools in technology, reinforce their pre-existing skills, and provide them with the tools to apply what they learn in their everyday lives. They could create their own video games, film their own movies, animate in 2D or 3D, build robots, etc.
"reDiscover develops children’s creativity through hands-on making with sustainable materials."
"The Computer Science program will provide you with a breadth of experience in software, hardware, and mathematics."
St. Matthew's Parish School
STEAM and other engaging programs for students grades 3-6.
Build Robots. Build Friendships. Build Confidence!
"Learning can be overwhelming if you don’t know where to start. Follow along on a Track or pick and choose from our courses. Our Library helps you learn the way you want."
Engineering and Coding Camps
STEAM Camp, Robotics 1 and 2, and CREATE Camp
UCode teaches kids and teens from 6 to 19 years old how to write software.
Zimmer Childrens' Museum
Each week has a social responsibility theme (which parents dig) and each camp day features arts of all kinds, creative and scientific exploration and of course, museum playtime (which kids LOVE)! With experienced educators and inventive curriculum, Summer Camp at the Zimmer engages kids in body, mind and heart.