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  • 14 Ways to Spark Your Child’s Love for Tech

    In today's tech-centric world, STEM (which stands for science, technology, engineering, and math) skills are in demand like never before. We see it in the news repeatedly that 2.4 million technical jobs are projected to go unfilled in 2018 alone. But how do we ensure that our children are fully equipped and—just as importantly—excited to succeed in tech throughout school, [...]

  • iD Tech is your teen's destination for college prep

    With 20 years of experience as the world's leading STEM educator, we are experts at setting our students up for long-term success. iD Tech alumni often go on to get in to their dream colleges, launch startups and indie game studios, found nonprofits, and land jobs at iconic companies like Facebook and Google. View success [...]

  • 16 Black STEM Innovators Who Have Defined Our Modern World

    We frequently talk about the gender gap in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, and why getting more girls in STEM is important. But that isn’t the only gap that desperately needs to be filled if we are to achieve a workforce that reflects the perspectives, insights, and talents of our population. Like women, [...]

  • Why is STEM Important? Why Do We Keep Talking About it?

    Why is STEM Important? STEM is important because our world depends on it. The economy, our general well-being—it’s all backed by science, technology, engineering, and math. Thus, when we refer to STEM, it’s not just coding and lab coats. It’s the underpinning of manufacturing, food production, health care, and so much more that frankly, we [...]

  • 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 learning over the summer. But what project will they actually be making at camp? It’s one of the most common questions we get, and one we’re happy to answer. One of the best things about iD Tech summer [...]

  • Should Your Child Learn Machine Learning?

    The algorithms that form the heart of machine learning have been around for decades, but computers have only recently reached the level of processing power needed to use the techniques in practical scenarios. AI programs today can learn to identify objects in images and video, translate between languages, and even master arcade and board games. [...]

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