The Next IT Girl, 'IT Girl' Summer Series is a day camp for young women of color, ages 8-16. IT girls attend a four week (Saturdays only) hands-on and digital camp.
Additionally, our workshops and programs focus on discovering, pursuing, and succeeding in technology through the exposure of technical concepts. Students do not need to have any prior technical experience, and all materials will be provided.
Summer Series Dates & Times:
June 5th - June 26th; 9:30AM - 11:30AM (Beginner)
June 5th - June 26th; 12:00PM - 2:00PM (Intermediate)
Registration for The Next IT Girl’s 2021 summer series is now available.
The Next IT Girl summer series offer a variety of programs for aspiring technologists of all experiences and abilities in community nationwide, providing a technical summer experience. This summer we're offering two courses; Drone Technology and Artificial Intelligence.
Drone Technology (Beginner): Available for students ages 8-12.
Both in leisure and business, drones offer a wide range of opportunities to implement projects and take in new perspectives. Our drone technology course offers a wide range of knowledge to get started in the topics of drone flying, drone construction, programming and digitalization. In various formats, the possibilities of drone technology are illuminated and explored. New manufacturing technologies such as 3D printing and laser cutting are also used.
Our camp includes instructor-led curriculum that introduces an exciting journey into the world of drones.
Artificial Intelligence (Intermediate): Available for students ages 13-16.
Speech recognition, face recognition, computer vision, and much more. Take a glimpse of the future with Artificial Intelligence (AI). In this course, you will learn what AI is and understand its applications and use cases and how it is transforming our lives. Students will be exposed to concerns surrounding AI, including ethics, bias, jobs and the impacts on society.
Although this camp serves young women of color and underrepresented minorities The Next IT Girl does not discriminate based on race or nationality.
Camp tuition fee:
Tuition Fee: $100/per student