What is Tech Spark
Tech Spark is a technology and design school committed to increasing digital literacy among a truly diverse group of youth.
Tech Spark was designed to teach youth that they are more than just consumers, and that they can create the technology they consume everyday. The initiative funded by the Youth Opportunities Fund, in partnership with DRIVEN Accelerator Group and Access Alliance, teaches programming, design, gaming and entrepreneurship skills to youth aged 9-15.
what we teach
Responsive Web Design and Development
Youth 12-14 will be introduced to the fun and impactful world of technology. We will teach them how to become creators in a world filled with consumers. At the end of the 9 week program, each student will have a developed mobile game they can share with friends and family!
Kids Making Apps
Kids Making Apps is designed to teach youth 9-12 the fundamentals of app design. At the end of the 5 day camp, each team will develop a digital prototype of an app they can share with friends and family!
Become A Blogger
Blogging is an excellent form of creative expression. Become A Blogger is designed to teach youth 9-12 how to create their very own blog using the popular platform WordPress. At the end of the 5 day camp, each team will develop a beautifully functional blog they can share with friends and family!