Transforming Communities Through Technology
Delivering products and programs to engage student inquiry and imagination.
Enabling interactive classroom activities for individual students, small groups and whole class modules.
Enhancing classroom activities with at home engagement.
Integrating academic and service opportunities that lead to improved student performance and healthier communities.
Learning at All Levels
Social Emotional Learning
We recognize their value to society and listen to their stories, ideas, and dreams.Learn More
Exciting Online Modules
Our animated characters make learning fun, inspiring, and relatable.Learn More
We invest in schools and train teachers and parents to support education.Learn More
To reach potential, young people need more than academic education. They need character education.
The National Urban Technology Center, Inc. (Urban Tech) develops educational curriculum and services for building social/life skills, improved academic skills, and financial and digital literacy skills for underserved youth. Through our Youth Leadership Academy ® (YLA) courses, students develop fundamental skills for life effectiveness, including: recognizing and managing emotions, developing caring and concern for others, establishing positive relationships, making responsible decisions, and handling challenging situations constructively and ethically.
- Dr. Stephen M. CoanPresident & CEO, Sea Research Foundation, and 2014 Urban Tech Education Award Honoree
This partnership between Urban Tech and Jason Learning is critically important… It's a wholistic approach to changing kids' lives.
- President Bill Clinton
Urban Tech is at the forefront of one of America's most important tasks: ensuring that every child, regardless of race, station in life, or region of the country, has the tools to reach his or her full potential.
- Dr. Ramón GonzálezFounding Principal, Laboratory School of Finance and Technology, Bronx, NY
Urban Tech has transformed lives; there aren't many programs that do that.
- Patti LaBell
I admire the people [at Urban Tech] who work to bring the tools of the future to our youth so that they can grow and succeed, not just in school or at a job, but in life.
- Sir Elton John
...Urban Tech, (is) an outstanding nonprofit that has developed web-based programming for students on issues such as relationships, substance abuse, and reproductive health.