Parents shared their experience with TechSpakAcademy camps at locations spanning from Geneva in southwestern Switzerland to Zurich in the northeast.
My daughter both enjoyed the week with Techspark and grew in confidence as a result. We managed in a few short days to turn a family tension point (too much ipad) into a constructive use of her energy. Thank you for this great experience for Iris.”
“My sons definitely enjoyed the camps because they wanted to go back again and again. As parents we enjoyed the open-door sessions on the last day”
Yes there are other camps (we tried 2 in Geneva) that offer similar subjects. They are not bad. But the advantages I have seen in the TechSpark Academy are (i) much more direct contact for parents (e.g. to find details on courses), (ii) more age groups, (iii) better selection of high tech subjects (granted this is personal taste), (iv) background and age of instructors (typically EPFL / ETHZ graduates/students), (v) enthusiasm. YMMV.
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