Educational Programs for Kids: Weekends, After School & Summer

DESIGNED COURSES FOR EVERY AGE

VentureLab camps introduce students to entrepreneurship skills through specific technology topics such as video game design, maker skills, and more. Students learn what it means to extend their interests and passions outside the classroom as they solve real-world problems!

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High School Startup 101

Designed specifically for kids in ninth through twelfth grades, High School Startup is one of our most popular courses. Students get to launch their own company, conduct customer research and competitive analysis, build a product prototype and even practice pitching and demoing. They also gain access to a professional mentor who can give them the guidance and necessary connections to pursue their dreams.

Last Camp : January 16, 2016 | $ Cost : 0

Youth Startup

Youth Startup gives students the fundamental tools to blaze their own path in life: by learning the entrepreneurial process and mindset, they'll be able to take any idea and bring it to life! They’ll learn about product development, build their own company with their peers and even construct prototypes and practice pitching to investors. It’s a fun, interactive experience kids will never forget.

Next Camp : August 01, 2016 | $ Cost : 300

Girl Startup 101

Girl Startup gives girls the fundamental tools to blaze their own path in life: by learning the entrepreneurial process and mindset, they'll be able to take any idea and bring it to life! They’ll learn about product development, build their own company with their peers and even construct prototypes and practice pitching to investors. It’s a fun, interactive experience girls will never forget.

Last Camp : June 20, 2016 | $ Cost : 300

Gamer

Have a child who loves games of all kinds? Our Gamer camp is for them. In this course, students learn about what it means to be a game entrepreneur as they use physical supplies and digital platforms to create their own games. Don't just play games - learn to make them on your own!

Last Camp : July 25, 2016 | $ Cost : 300

Maker

Robots, 3D printing, and lasers, oh my! Learn the concepts of entrepreneurship while experimenting with some exciting new technology, embracing the maker culture of engineering-oriented pursuits.

Last Camp : July 18, 2016 | $ Cost : 300

Urban Farmer

Our Urban Farmer camp gives students hands-on experience with hydroponic farming. They’ll also learn about the technology of the business, develop a concept for their own farm and discover how to sell and market their farm to the public. Some students also get to participate in a local farmers’ market or meet Mitch Hagney, CEO of LocalSprout.

Last Camp : July 14, 2014 | $ Cost : 300

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