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  • Codebreaker: Three Brand-New Cryptography Courses We Can't Keep Secret

    If you’re not thinking about your summer plans for next year just yet, we’ve got some fantastic new courses that will make you want to solidify your schedule fast. Our Education Department works year-round to stay on the cutting edge of technology, translating the newest and most fun innovations to camp for your child to [...]

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  • Girls & eSports

    eSports are one of the biggest new trends in professional gaming. According to Forbes, over 36 million people streamed the League of Legends World Finals online last year. ESPN created a dedicated section of their website just to keep up with news and advancements in the industry. Big-name companies like Coca-Cola and Intel are taking [...]

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  • How Minecraft Doesn't Block Girls Out

    Minecraft is unique in a great number of ways—and you’ve probably already heard about all the reasons why your child playing it can be very educational. However, one of the qualities you might not know about Minecraft that makes it unique in the gaming realm is it’s a rather genderless space. As one of the [...]

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  • So What Kind of Project Does My Child Make at Camp?

    You’re a smart parent—you know tech camp is one of the best ways to keep your child engaged over the summer. But maybe you still have some questions (102 questions? Only 15?). Or maybe there’s just one question left you really want to know: what will my child really be making at camp? It’s one [...]

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  • The Educational Benefits of Minecraft

    It’s no secret that Minecraft is wildly popular, and has been for some time. Since its creation in 2009, Minecraft has captured the minds and imaginations of more kids than we can count (and even some adults!) Merchandise, a movie, school educators, and our very own summer camps have caught the Minecraft fire, and the [...]

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  • Three Video Game Designers Launch Their Careers at iD Tech

    Sisters Jessica and Julia are passionate about gaming. Jessica works at an AAA game studio and is co-owner of an indie game studio called Fallstreak. Julia works in PR/Marketing within the entertainment industry, and makes video games in her spare time. Jessica and Julia were introduced to iD Tech as campers. “I’ve always loved playing [...]

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