Teaching Technology to Kids who Learn Differently

Year Round Weekend and Weeklong Workshops

Guest Visits with Tech Professionals

Learn to Code

Mix Sound Effects

Make and Create

Be the Techie of Tomorrow

Create Digital Media

Join a Community

Build New Friendships

Create Websites

Expand Your Social Skills

Make Digital Games

Tech Kids Unlimited is a not-for-profit technology-based educational organization for kids ages 8 to 18 with special needs, which empowers and inspires the next generation of digital natives to learn, create, develop and share the tools of technology.

His tech skill improved dramatically. As parents, we have become more supportive of tech because we have seen how meaningful it is for our son. I think his switch from a passive consumer of tech to a user-creator was very important for his sense of himself and for our understanding of what he can do when he is motivated.

Anna P, Mom of Student

It’s a great place to make friends and learn a ton of new stuff!

JS, TKU Student

Create a Viral Video Workshop

I loved doing Photoshop. I did not know you could actually animate in Photoshop.

Jonas, TKU Student

I-Stop Animation Workshop

Helping these students has opened my eyes to their potential. It has been truly inspiring to see them walk into the classroom eager and see them leave as a knowledgeable techie. Building a strong technology foundation will give them many opportunities that they would have not otherwise had.

Cristina Ulerio

TKU Counselor

Every kid deserves to be digitally literate, but none more so than those with special needs whose ability to contribute to society may hinge on their proven facility with new languages and logics that often confound the rest of us mere mortals.

Douglas Rushkoff

Media Theorist / Professor Queens College

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Supported By

Supported By: The FAR Fund, Goldman Sachs Gives, and The New York Community Trust.
Tech Kids Unlimited is also supported by gifts from generous individuals.

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News and Updates

Upcoming Workshops

Stay tuned for information on upcoming February and Spring workshops! Sign up to our mailing list so you can hear about them right away before they sell out!

Hour of Code

Tech Kids Unlimited is a proud participant of the national campaign, Hour of Code, which is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries to teach students coding!

November 11 Workshops

Tuesday, November 11 is Veteran’s day. Wondering what to do on your day off? We will be offering Minecraft and Video editing. Email beth@techkidsunlimited.org for more information!

TKU Expansion

We are trying to see if we can take TKU national with programs in Miami and Chicago. Meanwhile, we are working on bringing TKU to Staten Island and Queens. Stay tuned for more exciting news!

TKU Fundraiser – October 22nd, 6-8:30pm

Get ready to celebrate Tech Kids Unlimited’s not-for-profit status and our first year of all year-long programming at a fun celebration fundraiser in Manhattan on October 22 from 6 to 8.30 pm.  Meet TKU students!  See student projects!  Great raffle prizes!  Wine and...

From a parent whose child attended last week's Feb vakay CODING WITH MINECRAFT workshop:
"Just wanted to say that camp has been absolutely fantastic so far and D., who was skeptical initially, is ecstatic to go each morning. A fantastic combination of seriousness and fun! Thank you! "
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We're planning our summer workshops---what kinds of software and projects do your TKU kids want to learn and do this summer?
Tell us--we are all ears!
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We just had a great week with 17 kids doing Coding with Minecraft at NYU Poly and 8 kids doing Game Design with 3D googles--Oculus Rift at Pace. Super great work from our TKU kids! ...

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Tech Kids Unlimited
NYU’s Media and Games Network
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor
ATTN: Eric Maiello
Brooklyn, NY 11201

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CONTACT

Beth Rosenberg, Director: Beth@TechKidsUnlimited.org

Cristina Ulerio, Digital Marketing Strategist: Cristina@TechKidsUnlimited.org

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