What is Techlab's Teaching Philosophy?

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Our core teaching philosophy focuses on nurturing learning in kids through self motivation and hands-on project work in small-size classroom experiences. We apply decades of research in the science of learning and a well defined curriculum to achieve outcomes working with students.

Who are your instructors & teaching assistants?

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Our instructors are working professionals at high-tech companies(incl. Google, Intel, Oracle) and college students with Computer and engineering majors. Our staff is trained and we emphasize paying attention to each student's individualized learning needs. We also include teaching assistants in a few classes to assist instructors.

What if my kid wants to learn only Python?

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We offer private tutoring options in Python and boot camp classes for deep dive into Python during summer and holiday breaks. Contact [email protected]

What if my kid wants to learn only Java?

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If your kid has done introduction to Java outside, we recommend the Advanced track during the year. Email us at [email protected]

My kid is interested in Robotics?

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We offer personalized coaching and mentoring for groups of kids doing Robotics (FLL, FRC or FTC). Drop us a note at [email protected]

My kid is interested in Science Fairs and Hackathons?

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We pair up our students with similar interest students to coordinate projects and teams for science fairs and hackathons. Already have a team? We offer personalized coaching and mentoring for your team. Drop us a note at [email protected]

What if my student attended your summer classes?

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Our focus is to ensure continued learning through practice to grasp the fundamentals and build on skills. We provide grade-level recommendations. Still need guidance? For a summer-camp student, we offer a complementary evaluation session, to match learning tracks with your student's knowledge and needs. Pl email us at [email protected]

I need to customize learning for my student or group of students?

Answer:

We believe in providing flexible learning paths for each student. We offer one-on-one and small group private tutoring. Including opportunity to engage in an Independent Study Project @ Techlab

Still have questions? [email protected] or call 408.898.4939