Stanford University Summer (Camp with IT, Stanford programming) is a great opportunity for talented children and teenagers to prove themselves, to learn a lot of new things, to join the world of modern technologies and have fun. The camp is conducted on the basis of Stanford University - one of the best universities not only in the US, but also in the world, which regularly ranks high in various world rankings. Education at the university, even on short-term programs - is a big plus in the collection of knowledge and achievements of each student, as well as his academic reputation.
Training programs are designed for children and adolescents aged from 7 to 18 years: groups are formed according to age-specific criteria - the level of skills for participation can be anything from elementary to advanced. In the summer camp there are more than 50 different programs that are divided into 4 directions, each specific program can combine parts of different academic blocks:
All training programs are divided into 5 specialized departments (camps), among which there is a camp, in the programs of which only girls can take part. Training programs last 1, 2 or 4 weeks, classes are held from Monday to Friday. During this time, children and adolescents get acquainted with all the novelties in the chosen area, develop and improve their knowledge and skills, actively work on the tasks set. Classes are conducted by highly qualified specialists; employees of the camp monitor safety and provide all necessary assistance to children and adolescents. Upon completion of the program, participants receive supporting documents or a portfolio.
During the program, the children are accommodated in residences on the campus of the university, occupying 33 square kilometers near the town of Palo Alto, and enjoy all its facilities and infrastructure: residences, catering facilities, scientific laboratories, parks, sports grounds and other amenities. The camp provides participants with everything necessary and organizes extra-curricular activities and leisure on weekends. Students have the opportunity to make excursions, attend recreational activities and lead an active lifestyle.
Participation in the programs of the summer camp Stanford University Summer (Camp with IT, programming Stanford) will enable its participants to expand their knowledge and acquire valuable practical experience, and also have fun and usefully spend time!
The programs are designed for children and adolescents aged 7 to 18 years from anywhere in the world: English is an obligatory condition for participation. The level of English is not lower than the average (the participant should be able to communicate in the language), since the training is conducted exclusively in English.
Courses are divided into 4 areas (a specific training course can contain topics from various areas):
In turn, more than 40 different courses that are available in the camp are divided into 5 large blocks:
Duration of courses - 1, 2 or 4 weeks, the learning process is clearly pronounced practical. Professional teachers work with children and adolescents, many of whom are leaders in various technical fields. Classes are held 5 days a week from Monday to Friday. Upon completion of training, supporting documents or a portfolio are issued (which is an important advantage for adolescents preparing to enter higher education institutions).
Directions, specialized camps and programs:
ID Technical Camp programs:
1. Participants from 7 to 9 years:
2. Participants from 10 to 12 years:
3. Participants from 13 to 17 years old:
The cost of iD Tech Camps: from $ 5,990 / 2 weeks.
The cost of the "girls' camp" (Alexa Cafe): from $ 5,990 / 2 weeks.
The cost of camp programs "iD Coding & Engineering Academy": from $ 5990/2 weeks.
The cost of camp programs "Game Design and Development Academy" (iD Game Design & Development Academy): from $ 5990/2 weeks.
The cost of the camp program "Academy of the Future" (Academy NEXT): from $ 5,990 / 2 weeks.
For the entire period of the summer camp participants are accommodated in the residences of the university, which have all the necessary conditions for comfortable and safe living, studying and resting. Residences are equipped according to the most modern standards, always maintained in proper technical condition and are not far from classrooms for classes. The staff of the camp and the staff of the residences monitor the order and safety around the clock and are always ready to help children solve all the issues. Characteristics of accommodation include:
The food in the camp is arranged on the principle of a boarding house, children and teenagers receive breakfast, lunch and dinner; there is a possibility to choose the preferred cuisine / dishes. All dishes are prepared exclusively from quality products by the real professionals of their craft.
The staff of the camp are concerned that the learning process is not only useful, but also fun and easy. In their free time and on weekends (Saturday and Sunday), children and teenagers take part in various activities and excursions. The city of Palo Alto, near which the campus of the university is located, is the historical and unofficial capital of the Silicon Valley and is headquartered for many famous companies. The camp participants have an excellent opportunity to take walks and excursions to memorable places of various companies and inventors whose efforts and aspirations moved technical progress. In addition, children and adolescents can make hiking tours, visit theaters, cinemas, performances and concerts. The camp staff accompanies the children during all out-of-school activities and are responsible for their safety.
The summer camp is conducted on the basis of Stanford University and uses all the possibilities of its infrastructure. The university campus occupies 33 square kilometers and is practically a separate suburb of the town of Palo Alto. Classes are held in well-equipped, bright and spacious classrooms equipped with the latest technology. Computer equipment and other equipment is the best modern samples; students use the highest quality and professional software. In addition, the services of children and adolescents are always provided with other possibilities of the university, such as:
The programs of the summer camp operate throughout the three summer months and have different dates for each individual camp and program:
IMPORTANT! To clarify the availability and dates of a specific program, please contact our specialists.
Tuition fees (including accommodation and meals):
IMPORTANT! To clarify the requirements for a particular course of interest, please contact our specialists.
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.