Tech Kids Unlimited is a not-for-profit technology-based educational organization for kids ages 7 to 19 with special needs. We are the only technology education programs in the NY area set up to accommodate students with learning disabilities.
Preparing Kids with Disabilities To Be The Tech Leaders of Tomorrow
Our work-based learning program empowers and inspires the next generation of digital natives to learn, create, develop and share the technical tools in a supporting and nurturing environment.
Our instructors teach lessons adapted for individualization, so that a student’s learning style does not leave them behind.
Leaders in the Community
TKU is run by leaders in the field of technology to open up the movement to individuals with disabilities. We partner with supportive experts in the field who share the same goals.
Tech Kids Unlimited offers an array of programs taking place after school, during breaks and on weekends. The topics span from web development to game design, to audio production and more.View All Programs
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.
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.
I loved doing Photoshop. I did not know you could actually animate in Photoshop.
It’s a great place to make friends and learn a ton of new stuff!
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.