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1. Tamwood International Camps - Tamwood International Camps in Canada and USA provide your child with the chance to learn English (ESL), develop character, learn life skills, make new friends, train with professional instructors, discover new interests and learn about the world.
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MA: Boston
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Tamwood International Camps was founded in Whistler 1992 and now operates FIve summer camps in Canada and USA. Tamwood is a privately owned company and the owners are very involved in the day to day operations of all the camps to ensure that all campers get the best education, experience and care possible. Tamwood runs English language camps in Vancouver and Whistler, Canada; Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Boston, USA. Tamwood also offers several specialty programs, including Mini-Pathway tailored for teens planning to apply for a North American College or University. Other speciality programs include Winter Camp in Vancouver, Teen Adventure, and Eco & Sustainability Camps in Whistler.

Tamwood campers come from all around the world, so every year is a new experience. Campers will learn English, have fun, learn about other cultures and make friendships that will last a lifetime!

2. iD Programming Academy: Summer Programming Camp for Teens - Spend 2 weeks with other Teens who share your programming interests. Interact with industry pros and engage in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education. Courses: iPhone/iPad/Android App Dev, Java for the AP Exam, Modding/Programming with Minecraft, Web Programming, Electrical Engineering and more. Guaranteed small classes (max 8:1). Students can earn Accredited Continuing Education Units.
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MA: Boston, Cambridge
MA: Cambridge, Boston, North Andover, Springfield

iD Programming Academy is for ages 13-18. The computer science job market is booming, with over 1 million jobs expected to be available by 2020. There has never been a more important time to learn to code! Gain a competitive edge and learn how your interest in programming, app development, robotics, or engineering can lead to a college degree and lucrative career—while exploring a top university campus.

WHY iD PROGRAMMING ACADEMY?
•Immerse yourself in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) skill development at a 2-week, intensive, teen-only summer program for ages 13-18.
•Experience collegiate life at a top university like Stanford, MIT, Yale, Princeton, UCLA, the University of Washington, NYU, American, Emory, the University of Denver, Lake Forest, UNC-Chapel Hill, and UT Austin.
•Explore programming, app development, robotics, engineering and more through experiential learning, building 21st century skills.
•iD has been named a Top Workplace 4 years in a row and recently #1 in Silicon Valley for small businesses. This allows for recruitment of the finest staff in the country.
•Learn from experienced Academy faculty and have fun collaborating with like-minded students. Courses for every skill, gender, and background.
•8:1. Ratios of 8 students per instructor are guaranteed. Personalized instruction is at the core of every Academy program.
•Tour an application development studio to gain industry insight and make valuable connections with programming professionals.
•Work with professional products and platforms like Java, C++, Xcode, Objective-C, iOS, Android, Minecraft, Arduino, or VEX.
•Show off your skills in LAN gaming tournaments with titles like Team Fortress 2, Portal 2, Left 4 Dead 2, Half-Life 2, and Counter-Strike.
•Graduate with a project portfolio and the tools to excel in the programming industry.
•Discover blended learning—students receive hands-on instruction and utilize the online learning engine iD Game Plan.
•Learn year-round with free monthly online workshops as well as iD Tech 365, a comprehensive online learning platform.
•Receive (optional) an official transcript with accredited Continuing Education Units from Stanford (available at all locations).

SUMMER COURSES AT iD PROGRAMMING ACADEMY
Choose from a variety of fun, yet intensive programming courses:
• iD Programming Labs 101
• Web Programming
• Intro to Electrical Engineering with Arduino
• Robotics Engineering & Coding
• iPhone & iPad App Development – Objective-C & Xcode
• Google Android™ App Development with Java
• Java for the AP Exam
• Modding & Programming with Minecraft

OTHER SUMMER PROGRAMS
Programming and technology summer programs for kids and teens are also held at iD Tech Camps. These weeklong camps for ages 7-17 are held at over 80 prestigious universities in 28 states nationwide including Stanford . Visit iDTechCamps.com. Additional iD Tech Academies for teens include iD Game Design & Development Academy (held at Stanford, the University of Washington, Harvard, and more) and iD Film Academy (held at Yale).

QUESTIONS?
Visit iDProgrammingAcademy.com for more information and to register online (check up-to-the-minute-availability). Or, call 1-888-709-TECH (8324) to speak to a Program Advisor. Flexible enrollment—enroll now and make changes up until 3 weeks before your session without any change fees.


3. iD Tech Summer Computer Camps for Kids and Teens - Weeklong summer program where ages 7-17 create iPhone/Android apps, develop video games, program in C++/Java, mod with Minecraft, make movies, robots, and more. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) programs held at over 80 universities throughout the U.S. This includes Stanford, Princeton, Yale, and others. Small classes (max 8:1 guaranteed) for personalized 1-on-1 instruction. Also, Teen-only Academies.
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MA: Amherst, Waltham, Cambridge, Boston, North Andover, Andover

iD Tech Camps is for ages 7-17. Develop an iPhone or Android app, code a program in C++ or Java, create a video game, mod with Minecraft, build a robot, construct a website, produce a movie, or design a digital photo portfolio.

At iD Tech Camps, imaginations soar as kids and teens unlock their internalDrive and use 21st century skills to transform interests into projects of their own—and have fun doing it. For both the beginning computer novice and advanced tech whiz, students collaborate, make new friends and develop new skills, gaining confidence and a competitive advantage for college and future careers. High-energy, hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education programs presented in a fun camp setting held on the Stanford campus.

WHY HAVE OVER 170,000 STUDENTS CHOSEN iD TECH, THE WORLD’S #1 TECH CAMP SINCE 1999?
•Weeklong day and overnight summer tech programs for ages 7-17 in a fun, yet challenging techie environment.
•Flex Hours – no extra cost. A great convenience for working parents.
•Voted a Top Workplace 4 years in a row, and recently ranked #1 in Silicon Valley for small businesses. This enables recruitment of the finest talent in the country.
•Over 80 prestigious university locations in 28 states nationwide. Held at Purdue, Butler, MIT, Amherst, Bentley, Merrimack, Bentley, Towson, the University of Michigan, Macalester, Washington University, Stanford, Princeton, Yale, and others.
•8:1. Ratios of 8 students per instructor, guaranteed. Personalized instruction is at the core of all iD Tech programs.
•Tech-savvy staff recruited, trained, and evaluated by iD Tech Camps.
•A well-balanced summer camp where students engage both in STEM learning and fun camp activities.
•Innovative curriculum with Minecraft, Autodesk Maya, iOS, Android, C++, Java, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Muse, and Adobe Lightroom, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Scratch, VEX, RPG Maker, Unity, ShootMania, Portal 2, Team Fortress 2, Torchlight II, and more.
•Project-based courses for every skill, gender, and background with an emphasis on experiential learning, building 21st century skills.
•Students take home their own project portfolio at the end of each session.
•Year-round learning opportunities with free monthly online workshops and iD Tech 365, a comprehensive online learning platform.
•Accredited Continuing Education Units available from Stanford or Villanova to enhance college applications (available at all locations).

ALSO, iD TECH ACADEMIES FOR TEENS
iD Programming Academy, iD Game Design & Development Academy, and iD Film Academy.
Intensive, 2-week, pre-college summer programs for teens ages 13-18. Gain a competitive advantage for college and future careers by getting immersed in programming, robotics engineering, video game design and development, and film and photography. Held at select prestigious universities including Stanford, UCLA, MIT, Harvard, Yale, Princeton, and more.

QUESTIONS?
Visit www.iDTechCamps.com for more information and to register online (check up-to-the-minute-availability). Or, call 1-888-709-TECH (8324) to speak to a Program Advisor. Flexible enrollment—enroll now and make changes up until 3 weeks before your session without any change fees.



4. A Step Ahead Inc & Nike Basketball - Nike Basketball and A Step Ahead Inc. team up to provide over 11 weeks of summer hoops
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All Boys
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Boston, Massachusetts
MA: Brookline
MA: Newton
MA: Framingham
MA: Dedham
MA: Hingham
MA: Hyannis
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A Step Ahead (ASA) now in it's 17th year is featuring over 11 weeks of summer basketball including it's 10th annual Nike Basketball Camp(s). ASA is a year round basketball company that offers: Camps, clinics, classes and boys AAU teams. In the summer of 2014 we will service the following communities: Newton, Brookline, Boston, Dedham, Hingham, Southborough, Framingham, Quincy, Hyannis, Nashua NH, Manchester NH, Hampton NH, New Hampton NH and Portland Maine.

The staff at A Step Ahead Inc. consists of Boston area educators, basketball coaches and former players who thrive on teaching and coaching the game of basketball.

5. iD Gaming Academy: Gaming Camp for Teens - GAME ON! What could be better than 2 weeks with other Teens who also love gaming! Apply interests to creating a video game, talking to industry professionals, and building a portfolio. Guaranteed small classes (max 8:1), with courses taught by top-tier instructors who have degrees in the field and impressive backgrounds. Get ready for late-night gaming tournaments. Students can earn Accredited Continuing Education Units.
Camp Video For iD Gaming Academy: Gaming Camp for Teens
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MA: Amherst, Waltham, Cambridge, Boston, North Andover, Andover

iD Game Design & Development Academy is for ages 13-18. Game world meets real world as teens beginner to advanced get immersed in video game production. Instead of just playing games, experience what it would be like to create, code, design, and develop video games of your own—while exploring a top university campus. Innovate and collaborate with new friends, battle it out in late-night gaming tournaments, and learn how your passion for gaming can lead to a college degree and even a rewarding career in the video game industry.

WHY iD GAME DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY?
•Immerse yourself in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) skill development at a 2-week, intensive, overnight summer program for teens ages 13-18.
•Experience collegiate life at a top university like Stanford, Harvard, Emory, Villanova, and others.
•Explore game design, game development, programming, 3D modeling and animation, and 3D level design through experiential learning, building 21st century skills.
•iD has been named a Top Workplace 4 years in a row and recently #1 in Silicon Valley for small businesses. This allows for recruitment of the finest staff in the country.
•Learn from experienced Academy faculty and have fun collaborating with like-minded students. Courses for every skill, gender, and background.
•8:1. Ratios of 8 students per instructor, guaranteed. Personalized instruction is at the core of every Academy program.
•Tour a game design studio to gain industry insight and make valuable connections with gaming professionals.
•Work with professional software from industry leaders including Microsoft, Epic Games, Autodesk, Google, and Unity.
•Show off your skills in LAN gaming tournaments with titles like Team Fortress 2, Portal 2, Left 4 Dead 2, Half-Life 2, and Counter-Strike.
•Graduate with a project portfolio and the tools to excel in the gaming industry.
•Discover blended learning—students receive hands-on instruction and utilize a proprietary learning engine, iD Game Plan.
•Learn year-round with free monthly online workshops as well as iD Tech 365, a comprehensive online learning platform.
•Receive (optional) an official transcript with accredited Continuing Education Units from Stanford (available at all locations).

SUMMER COURSES AT iD GAME DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY
Choose from a variety of fun, yet intensive gaming courses:
•iD Game Studios 101
•Game Development – Minecraft
•Game Development for iPhone & Android with Unity & JavaScript
•3D Modeling & Animation with Autodesk Maya
•3D Level Design – Unreal Engine

OTHER SUMMER PROGRAMS
Game development and technology summer programs for kids and teens are also held at iD Tech Camps. These weeklong camps for ages 7-17 are held at over 80 prestigious universities in 29 states nationwide. Visit iDTechCamps.com. Additional iD Tech Academies for teens include iD Programming Academy and iD Film Academy.

QUESTIONS?
Visit iDGameDevAcademy.com for more information and to register online (check up-to-the-minute-availability). Or, call 1-888-709-TECH (8324) to speak to a Program Advisor. Flexible enrollment—enroll now and make changes up until 3 weeks before your session without any change fees.

6. East Coast College Tour - Visit East Coast campuses such as Harvard, U. Penn, Swarthmore, Georgetown, RISD, Columbia and NYU. Meet students from all over the US while touring 10 college campuses in 7 days! Food and board are included on this chaperoned bus tour.
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Boston, Massachusetts

Education Unlimited®'s East Coast College Tour is designed for students entering the 10th -12th grades to tour university and college campuses with like-minded students and an educated chaperone staff. Lead by Robert Rummerfield, former Asst. Director of Admissions at John Hopkins, the tour meets in Boston and the students will make their way through Providence, Rhode Island, New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C., touring two campuses a day.

Students stay in high-end hotels or college dorms and eat in local restaurants and eateries, getting a chance to explore the sites surrounding the campuses. At each school, students will meet with a tour guide (usually a college student) for a full campus tour and will meet with an admissions representative to ask questions about the admissions process or university life. Students will also receive materials to help evaluate and compare each school, and background information on all of the school options.

Students choose two campuses a day from the following list:
Boston:
* Harvard U.
* Boston U.
* Northeastern
* Boston College
* Tufts U.

Rhode Island:
* Brown U.
* Providence College
* Rhode Island School of Design
* Yale
* Fairfield

New York:
* Columbia U.
* Barnard College
* Fordham
* NYU
* Sarah Lawrence

Philadelphia:
* Drexel U.
* Temple U.
* U. Penn
* Swarthmore
* Bryn Mawr College
* Villanova

Washinton D.C.
* American U.
* U. of Maryland
* Georgetown U.
* George Washington U.

Students can either meet in Boston, MA at the airport or hotel, or take our chaperoned flight from the San Francisco Bay Area. The tour ends in Washinton D.C.

7. New England Aquarium Harbor Discoveries Marine Science & Schooner Camp - A camp of scientific discovery. From sailing on a schooner to exploring tidepools, from working with seals to studying sharks, our programs immerse you in the wonder of marine science.
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Boston, Massachusetts

Harbor Discoveries camps is a marine science camp focused on learning by discovery, exploration, and fun! Our 1 to 2 week programs have themes ranging from marine mammals, sharks, crabs, and more! One of our signature programs, Schooner Adventures, is a special program that offers marine science with a twist. After a week of preparation and terrestrial exploration, our crew of young explorers will board a Grand Banks schooner and set sail for a five-day, four-night excursion exploring Massachusetts Bay. Campers will study the rich biodiversity of Stellwagen Bank. In addition, they will take part in all the activities that keep the ship afloat, from setting the sails to steering at the helm and even some daily chores. This program is run in cooperation with the Ocean Classroom Foundation.

8. Easter Seals Summer Computer Program - Easter Seals summer Computer Program is designed for students with special needs.
Day Camp
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Boston & Worcester, Massachusetts

The program uses educational and fun software to teach money skills, pre reading skills and pre vocational skills. Special equipment such as Inteellikeys is available. The program can be integrated into a student's IEP.

Classes are held in Boston and Worcester, two days weekly from 9AM - 2PM.

9. Summer Institute for the Gifted - Boston University Academy - The mission of the Summer Institute for the Gifted (SIG) is to provide the highest quality educational and social opportunities for academically gifted and talented students through programs designed to meet their abilities and needs.
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Boston, Massachusetts

SIG at Boston University, MA, provides academically advanced students ages 5-12 with an exciting and challenging educational experience.

The program combines remarkable academic courses with cultural, social, and recreational opportunities. The academic program is central to the design and purpose of SIG. Our programs provide students with academic challenges designed to fit their abilities and interests. It also provides them with the opportunity to engage with other students who have similar abilities and interests. Because of our small classes, low teacher-student ratio, and the presence of an assistant in every class, we are able to individualize the program for each and every student.

The richness of a broad range of geographical, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, the stimulation created by talented and intellectually engaged students working and playing together, the depth and diversity of the SIG faculty and staff, and the beautiful and well-equipped college campus environments create a perfect atmosphere for learning, growing and accomplishing meaningful goals.

10. SummerLab - The CityLab Biotechnology SummerLab provides students with a hands-on experience and the freedom to design and plan their own experiments, while providing the support to help them learn from their mistakes.
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Boston, Massachusetts

Students work cooperatively with the guidance of CityLab educators to learn concepts and skills associated with biotechnology and to think scientifically and creatively in the context of authentic laboratory challenges. SummerLab offers two curricula:

Clinical Connection: A Medical Research Challenge
Clinical Connection is focused on exploring medical research and techniques. This hands-on week will introduce the use of cutting edge technology to research disease and the processes involved in the development of potential treatments.


Go for the Glow: Production and purification of Green Fluorescent Protein
Go for the Glow is focused on the central concepts and skills of recombinant DNA technology as it applies to biotechnology. The use of green fluorescent protein (GFP) allows students to visualize the processes of gene expression, lysis, and purification.

At the end of all sessions on Friday, students will present their work at a poster session, to be followed by a reception. Parents, friends, family, and BUSM faculty are all invited.

11. Summer Discovery at Emerson College, Boston
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Boston, Massachusetts
12. Young Artist Residency Program - Interested in creating an impressive art portfolio and earning college credit? Study with professional artists while exploring the culturally rich city of Boston during a 4 week artist residency at The Art Institute of Boston in July.
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Boston, Massachusetts

The Young Artist Residency Program 2010 at The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts is designed for high school students who will be entering their junior or senior year in the Fall of 2010. This intensive program of four-weeks of classes and art-making during July is designed to offer a professional art college experience while living on campus.

A student who applies and is selected to attend will:

*Select a full schedule of classes from over 50 exciting course offerings in the areas of Artistry, Technology, and Professions in the Visual Arts
*Discover Boston, a beautiful world-class city rich in history, the arts, nearby beaches, and consistently ranked #1 of the "Big City College Towns"
*Join a thriving art college community
*Receive 6 college credits for successful completion of courses and enrichment activities
*Earn incentives for applying and enrolling in AIB as a college choice
*Strengthen your portfolio and become the artist you were meant to be
*Learn the high-tech side of art-making by gaining experience with state-of-the-art computer software and hardware

We are particularly excited about recruiting students who live and study abroad to create the most diverse, rich, and creative art-making environment possible.

2010 Young Artist Residency Dates:

Arrival: July 6, 2010
Classes Begin: July 7, 2010
Classes End: July 30, 2010
Art Exhibition: July 30, 2010 (6:00 - 8:00 p.m.)
Departure: July 31, 2010

Application Deadline: May 17, 2010
International Student Deadline: March 12, 2010

We accept applications on a rolling basis. We encourage interested students to apply early.

13. Explorica Summer Academy - Language immersion, tours & adventure travel for teens looking for an enriching summer study-abroad program- Italy, Spain, France, Costa Rica, Mexico, South Africa, China, Europe
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Boston, Massachusetts

Your World...Your Way! Our three- to four-week summer immersion programs and teen tours let high school students combine travel, language study, and adventure for the best vacation ever. Enjoy pre-college programs in exciting destinations throughout the world. An eye-opening trip, incredible new skills, a chance to bond with friends (and make some new ones), and an unbeatable essay topic for your college applications. Why wait?

The Ultimate Study-Abroad Adventure

At the Explorica Summer Academy, you'll combine classroom work with hands-on experience and total immersion in some of the world's most beautiful destinations. Practice your French in the sophisticated Côte d'Azur, learn Spanish on the sunny Costa del Sol or in the Mayan capitals of Mexico, help wildlife conservation experts in South Africa, get a feel for rainforest ecology in Costa Rica, examine Michelangelo's work up close in Rome and Florence, or sample the cultures of Europe as you travel from London to Rome to Paris to Madrid (with many stops along the way!).

You'll learn new skills, travel to amazing new places, and meet new people from around the world. And the benefits won't stop once you get home.

14. Improv Asylum Juvie Division - Improv Asylum's Juvie Division: Professional improv training for kids & teens.
Day Camp
Coed
Boston, Massachusetts

The program offers classes for teens ages 13 to 17. The course catalog includes 10-week Summer, Fall & Spring courses, a 2-week Summer Intensive, and weeklong Intensives during Winter & Spring vacation weeks.

Students will practice creating scenes through group exercises & two-person scene work. In our diverse classroom setting, students will learn with peers from all over Boston area, forging friendships while growing as performers. Our professional instructors are all resident cast members of the award-winning Improv Asylum, named Boston’s Best Comedy Club 2010.

For more information, please call or email us below.

15. Diablo Glass School - Diablo Glass School is offering a camp for teens, Mon-Thurs, 9am-4pm, every week of the summer.
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Boston, Massachusetts

The MFA and Diablo Glass School have collaborated to offer Teen Vacation Camps. Located just blocks from the MFA, Diablo is easily accessible by foot, car or public transportation. Diablo’s facilities offer glass blowing, flame working and kiln forming studios. All camps start with an introduction at Diablo and then a tour of the MFA’s glass collection. At the MFA, we discuss the history of glass, different techniques and artistic inspiration. After that, the teens return to the studio to start their intensive glass studies. Teens chose between Glass Blowing and Flame Working and in the afternoon, they all work in the kiln forming studio to create fused glass pieces.



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