Supporting Minnesotans with ASD to Get Jobs in Technology Fields
Computer Camps in Minnesota
Technology camps are designed for beginners to advanced learners. These camps offer customized instruction as well as social time. Instruction includes Video Game Design, Programming, Web Design, and more. Students with ASD should be supported to attend a computer camp that includes students without disabilities. Here is a sample of computer camps available in Minnesota.
Minnesota Computer Explorers STEM Summer Camps offer technology and science summer day camps for ages 3-14. Computer Explorers offers over 200 camps throughout Minnesota each summer and 30 different classes/camps in Video Game Design and Programming, Digital Film Making, Robotics, and Engineering. Classes are offered for a one week time period from mid-June to August 25th and registration fees vary. This is a perfect chance for kids to enjoy a fun learning experience while gaining new skills, possibly leading them to new fields of work and future careers. http://www.computerexplorersmn.com/summer2017.php
iD Tech Camps:
Summer computer camps for kids and teens, ages 7 to 18, are offered on college and university campuses across the United States. Macalester College offers a broad range of programs including video game design, web design, programming, robotics, etc. Both day and overnight camps are available.