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Computer Resource Centers Teen Programming

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Teen digital learning workshops offer you the opportunity to develop your digital skills, collaborate with your friends on a social media project, help you create a resume to get your first job, show you how to prepare for college applications, or study for your GED. 

RECYouth

RECYouth, for teens ages 13-17, offers video, audio, and graphic design classes that develop your technology skills while allowing you to express yourself. You can use various software and tools in the CRCs to talk about your community, share an important issue in your life, or just have a chance to be creative about things that you’re interested in. Email us at recyouth@parks.nyc.gov for more information.

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Teen Classes

General teen classes offer opportunities for you to develop your technology skills as well as receive financial, academic and career guidance in the form of entrepreneurial training, college prep, and resume writing.

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NYC SPARX

St. Mary's Recreation Center and West Bronx Recreation Center are hosting a free creative tech program for girls ages 12-17. SPARX is a hands on, project based program that explores science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. 

Please email sparx@parks.nyc.gov for more information.

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