Girls Code in TechVenture STEM Camps

Let’s Keep Girls Interested in STEM

Consider some stats from a recent Microsoft survey: 72% of the girls polled said it was important for them to have jobs that directly helped the world. That’s a lovely sentiment! Unfortunately, only 37% considered STEM careers as being creative or making the world better. This...

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Kids Learn Soft Skills while Coding

How to Improve Kids Soft Skills with Coding

It’s no longer a surprise for parents to hear that computer science courses are beneficial for their kids. In fact, it is well established that computer science skills are necessary for this generation to succeed in the future. Much has already been said about the...

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How tinkering makes learning STEM skills a fun adventure

The Joy of Tinkering or How To Make Learning STEM Fun

Tinkering and the Maker Movement are hot areas for STEM learning. These programs are so engaging because kids and teens love to create and experiment. To better illustrate the power of Tinkering, TechVenture instructor Anuja describes how tinkering ignites a love for learning. The photographs are from a...

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Tech Venture Kids STEM and coding camps and clubs

Why Should My Kids Learn To Code?

Parents often ask, “Why should my kids learn to code?” As a parent, you probably heard the top jobs in the future are in fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). This "future" is already happening. If you look at the jobs that have been...

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STEM camps and clubs

Why Parents Should Know about STEM

STEM is a buzzword that’s been clamoring around in educational circles for a quite some time. STEM is an acronym that stands for science, technology, engineering, and math. Organizations like the World Economic Forum have consistently rated the quality of math and science education in...

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