Summer is a great time for new adventures and for kids to spend time doing things they love and cultivate new interests.
This summer, your child can explore a prestigious campus, make friends as they master new tech skills, and join a community of 350,000 alumni. With world-class instructors and customized learning, our programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future.
At iD Tech, students ages 7-17 learn to code, design video games, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, print 3D characters, work with AI, build laptops, design Fortnite-inspired games, learn about cybersecurity, and more! With both day camp and overnight locations nearby, RVA is a prime location to get in on the coding fun.
Here are 7 reasons you must sign your child up for iD Tech camp today!
1. iD Tech is the Original
For 20 years, iD Tech has paved the way in STEM education, with 350,000 alumni passing through our programs.
2. Innovative Courses
With over 50 cutting-edge summer courses and year-round online private lessons, iD Tech sets your child up for long-term success. In fact, alumni often go on to launch startups, found nonprofits, and land dream jobs at tech powerhouses like Google and Facebook.
3. Top Locations
iD Tech is trusted by top universities across the country with an extensive and impressive list of locations. Locally, the University of Richmond offers a day camp option while UVA and William and Mary both ofter either day camp or overnight experiences. All three local locations offer a range of courses and dates so that you can find what is the best fit for your child. But hurry, the spots are filling fast.
4. Genuine Camp Fun
Dress-up days. Raffles. Outdoor activities. Gaming tournaments. Music video parodies. Pie-your-instructor Fridays. A fun camp culture takes the pressure off so students can build a lifelong passion for tech alongside new friends.
5. Tech Education for All
iD Tech believes every child deserves access to quality tech education. They have intentionally grown their reach to females offering co-ed tech camps and academies and an all-girls program, Alexa Café. Launched nationwide in 2015, Alexa Café is now the country’s largest tech camp for girls.
Additionally, 10%, or 7,000, of our seats are reserved for underprivileged students to help bridge the digital divide.
6. A Pathway for College, Internships, and Dream Careers
In an age where STEM jobs—specifically in technology—are the highest paid and fastest growing in the country, iD Tech is an investment in your child’s future. With 20 years of experience and unmatched expertise, they provide the best of the best locations, instructors, and tools for long-term student success.
7. Elite Summer Staff
The summer staff is comprised of top talent from universities like Stanford, RIT, Caltech, and MIT to inspire our students in an upbeat, collaborative environment. With just 5-10 students per instructor (maximum 10), beginner to advanced students enjoy personalized learning at their pace. It’s a recipe for long-term student success.