Techie Camp

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Techie Camp is a full day, week-long program designed to engage elementary and middle school students in hands-on, interactive STEM-related activities. Students take a deep dive into subject matter focused on Robotics, Programming, Android App Development, 3D Printing or Web Development and emerge with skills that are useful in today’s classroom and tomorrow's workplace.

TECH CORPS offers two types of camps: (1) open enrollment camps and (2) sponsored camps. For an open enrollment camp, any student within the appropriate grade range can register and attend. Open enrollment camps range from $325-$400, depending on the location. For sponsored camps, TECH CORPS receives generous support from various sponsors in order to provide a camp experience at no cost to students who meet certain requirements.

Techie Camp 2016

During the summer of 2016, TECH CORPS partnered with schools, colleges and community organizations to offer 49 Techie Camps to more than 880 elementary and middle school students.

We sincerely thank all of our Techie Camp Sponsors and Implementation Partners for helping us to educate, excite and empower so many students. To find out how you can get involved with Techie Camp, please contact us.

In 2017, we will offer more than 60 Techie Camps in Ohio, Georgia, New Jersey and Rhode Island. We will begin posting 2017 camp information by the end of January; so, please check back then or sign up for our e-newsletter.

Download the 2016 Techie Camp Report

Features

Grade Band

Elementary School, Middle School

Program Hours

Full day, week-long

Venue

Summer camp or year-round school intersession

Instruction

Content delivered by two certified Techie Camp Instructors

Program Components

Techie Camps put students in the role of creating and designing with technology—not just passively using and consuming it. Components include:

  • Two tested and certified instructors trained to use Techie Camp curriculum
  • Student Social Network (digital citizenship), Blogs (reflective writing), Project presentations
  • Camp Kit that includes student supplies, software and materials
  • Evaluations and Assessments
  • Training and ongoing support
Program Sponsors