Virtual Tech Academies

Our intensive, teen-only Academies are now available online. With two weeks of elite online mentorship, peer networking, and immersive tech projects, your teen’s portfolio will shine.

College-bound pros start here


Virtual Tech Academies are your teen's launchpad toward college and dream careers. With elite mentorship, peer networking, and our most immersive projects in coding and game dev, they'll boost their portfolio and advance fast toward academic and professional success. This program is ideal for intermediate to advanced students who want to expand their skills.

Live learning with our most elite instructors

Passion for tech. Unmatched expertise. Personality that brings out the absolute best in students. We know the right instructor changes everything. That's why our Academies are led by the same carefully-vetted talent sought by companies like Google, EA, and Tesla.

Two-week sessions with intensive curriculum

Whether your teen wants to dive into Python, machine learning, game programming, or app development, they'll advance quickly in our collaborative, think tank setting. Each two-week session includes 20 hours of direct instruction plus 20 hours of self-paced project development.

The ultimate portfolio boost

As your teen networks and collaborates with peers, they'll hone their skills and finesse a final project that's sure to impress colleges and future employers. 


 

Intensive courses for ages 13-18

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Our 1,500 tech rockstar instructors are ready to teach. Right now.

Passion for tech. Unmatched expertise. Personality that brings out the absolute best in your child. With 20+ years of experience, we know there's no replacement for the best teacher, in-person or online. 

  • Recruited from elite universities like Stanford, Caltech, and NYU
  • Meticulous background and reference checks
  • All-adult instructors, no high schoolers or CITs
  • 100% USA-based employees, no independent contractors
  • Proven pedagogy and rigorous training
  • Adherence to American Camp Association accredited guidelines

Online programs are not all equal. Choose the proven best.

  • Our Silicon Valley-based family company has spent 20+ years perfecting the art of in-person and online education. We’re not a fly-by-night pop-up. We live and breathe EdTech.
  • We specialize in empowering students, getting them excited about topics they may initially be “unsure” about.
  • 50,000 students attend our programs each year. 9 out of 10 go on to major in STEM at a four-year college. Outcomes matter.
  • 150 top universities and 70 innovative tech partners guide and shape the educational experiences we deliver to your child.
  • We offer flexible scheduling and peace-of-mind change/cancellation policies, knowing that your plans may be more up in the air this year.

Sign-up is quick and easy

  1. Select your preferred courses and dates.
  2. We'll notify you via email with instructions on how to access your Virtual Tech Academies session.
  3. Get excited! Your teen will learn from elite mentors, have fun networking with peers, and expand their skillset, all from the comfort of home!

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Prefer a weeklong virtual experience?

We also offer Virtual Tech Camps for ages 7-17, featuring rockstar instructors, over 20 of the hottest tech courses, fun with friends, and all the legendary magic of our in-person camps. This program provides the perfect balance of summer fun and STEM learning. All skill levels welcome!

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Or, try Online Private Lessons

  • 60-minute sessions with ultimate scheduling flexibility for your family's busy summer
  • Exciting curriculum tailored to your child's interests and skill level
  • Project-based course bundles that promote fast advancement and increased confidence (choose from single lessons or multi-packs)
  • Post-session progress reports via email so you can track your child's success
  • REMINDER! Your child can bring a sibling (or friend) to their sessions for free.

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