Online youth classes

Comics Creation via Zoom

(Ages 7–12)
In this program, students will learn to create a genre of comic strips, draw characters developed through their imagination, and plot a storyline for their comic creation from a passionate and experienced comic author. A step-by-step process will be adopted to guide and coach the students through this creative and artistic program. 

Instructor: C. Lim – EASE Education
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2210.502
$269/$362
W, 4–5 p.m.
Oct. 27–Dec. 8

 

Entrepreneurship via Zoom

(Ages 9–14)
This program is designed to mentor, support, and equip today’s youth with the necessary success skills to set them on the path of becoming our future entrepreneurs. At EASE, we teach students how companies like eBay, Amazon, Tesla, Apple, Facebook derive their mission and purpose and what it takes to succeed in our global new age economy. EASE also equips them with the success skills they need, and sets them in the right direction for understanding entrepreneurship at a young age. This interactive class not only teaches children about entrepreneurship, but also sets our youth up to become successful entrepreneurs! 

Instructor: C. Lim – EASE Education
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2210.504
$189/$254
W, 5–6 p.m.
Oct. 27–Dec. 8

 

Artificial Intelligence via Zoom

(Ages 9–14)
AI is the future, and Gen Z must be prepared for it. At EASE, we want to make AI education accessible to our Gen Z population. The fundamentals AI course will define basic concepts in the field of AI, describe functions of AI, apply principles of coding to demonstrate understanding of AI concepts, and evaluate applications of AI technologies. Our goal is to make learning AI fun through emphasis on the non-technical components of learning, combining art and multimedia. Students learn computer science in the context and concentration of STEAM education, infusing their work with what makes us human. Students also learn soft-skills such as presentation techniques, leadership and collaboration. No class 11/11 and 11/25. 

Instructor: C. Lim – EASE Education
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2210.506
$189/$254
Th, 4–5 p.m.
Oct. 28–Dec. 16

 

Project Management Workshop via Zoom

(Ages 12–18)
Project management is ubiquitous in this day and age! We will teach you the importance of time and setting of goals and objectives. You will be able to prioritize these goals as well assist you making great use of your time. Project management training carries with it several benefits for those that desire to learn the art and science of better management of personal goals, school projects and organizational projects. It is vital to ensure that you have the right skills and knowledge when it comes to managing a project. Project management training can also help you become a better person as you develop a skill to maximize your time and resources. No class 11/11 and 11/25. 

Instructor: C. Lim – EASE Education
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2210.508
$209/$281
Th, 5–6 p.m. Oct. 26–Dec. 7

 

Fun W/ Rubik’s Cube via Zoom

(Ages 7–12)
In this program, we share the wonder and challenge of solving the 2x2 and 3x3 Rubik’s cube with a competitive speed-cuber who has participated in “Speed-Solving” cube competition across the Bay Area with world champions like Max Park and Feliks Zemdegs. Our goal is to make learning solving the Rubik’s cube fun and exciting. Campers learn to solve puzzles in the context and concentration of STEM education, infusing their creativity and problem-solving skills ultimately arriving at a solution. 

Instructor: C. Lim – EASE Education
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2210.510
$149/$200
T, 4–5 p.m.
Oct. 26–Dec. 7

 

Discover DNA & CRISPR via Zoom

(Ages 9–14)
In this program, we take you on a journey and share the wonder of DNA, the code of life. You will learn the makeup of DNA in a fun and engaging way, and explore stories behind the discovery of DNA. You will be exposed to CRISPR, the powerful gene-editing technology that allows you to cut out and change specific sections of DNA. Researchers are using it to battle diseases like leukemia, HIV, blindness and malaria, just to name a few. We will explain how COVID vaccines and CRISPR are interwoven. Our goal is to make learning life sciences fun and exciting at a young age and inspire you to fathom in the wonders of life. Join EASE to understand the code of life.

Instructor: C. Lim – EASE Education
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2210.512
$209/$281
T, 5–6 p.m.
Oct. 26–Dec. 7

 

Light, Sight & Sound via Zoom

(Ages 6–11)
See what makes white light and see beautiful rainbows! Use your energy as you learn all about heat, and then use your own body heat to make things disappear! Make your hair stand up as you learn about static electricity! All this and more! There is a $25 material fee due at first class session. 

Instructor: Mad Science Staff
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2870.502
$178/$239
W, 4–5 p.m.
Sept. 22–Nov. 17

 

Earth, Wind & Inspire via Zoom

(Ages 6–11)
Dig in with us and find out the dirt on Earth! Explore how weather works! Learn all about pulleys and catapults! Discover how movie special effects are created! Explore the science behind some of our favorite toys! All this and more! There is a $25 material fee due at the first class session.

Instructor: Mad Science Staff
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2870.503 $178/$239
T, 4–5 p.m.
Sept. 21–Nov. 19

 

Vanta Youth eSports Development League

(Ages 9–14)
Does your child play video games? We offer an eSports Development League with expert coaching for all skill levels between the ages of 9–14. We started Vanta in response to one of our founder’s sons being cyberbullied. Our team based learning platform provides a safe and structured environment for youth to learn skills that lead to college scholarships and build meaningful friendships. Technology requirements: PC Desktop/Laptop, a mouse, a headset, a power source. League includes expert coach, holistic curriculum, moderator, and games streamed on Vanta twitch channel (www.twitch.tv/vantaleagues) 

Instructor: Vanta Leagues Staff
Location: Online

Rocket League (practices)
Game times: Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2220.501 $146/$196
MW, 5:30–7 p.m.
Sept. 20–Nov. 20
2220.502
$146/$196
MW, 7–8:30 p.m.
Sept. 20–Nov. 20
2220.503
$146/$196
TTh, 5:30–7 p.m.
Sept. 21–Nov. 20
2220.504
$146/$196
TTh, 7–8:30 p.m.
Sept. 21–Nov. 20

 

League of Legends (practices)
Game times: Saturdays, 1–3 p.m.

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2220.505 $146/$196
MW, 5:30–7 p.m.
Sept. 20–Nov. 20
2220.506
$146/$196
MW, 7–8:30 p.m.
Sept. 20–Nov. 20
2220.507
$146/$196
TTh, 5:30–7 p.m.
Sept. 21–Nov. 20
2220.508
$146/$196
TTh, 7–8:30 p.m.
Sept. 21–Nov. 20

 

Melody’s Online Music Practice Program

(Ages 4–13)
Learning piano or violin cannot get rid of practice! Feeling bored? Feeling stuck? Repeating the same mistakes every week? Making slow progress? No worries. Here is the solution: an online practice program, which provides one-to-one LIVE practice with a professional music teacher! It will improve your children's skills while having more fun during the practice sessions! You will never have to argue with your children again when it comes to practice! Happy children, happy parents! For more information, please text Melody Wu at 650-796-0577 (text messages only).                                                                        

Instructor: Melody Academy of Music
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2856.501
$90/$122
Sun, 5–5:25 p.m.
Oct. 3–Nov. 17
2856.502
$90/$122
T, 5–5:25 p.m.
Nov. 2–Dec. 7

 

Building Public Speaking Confidence via Zoom

(Ages 6–10)
This course teaches young students the essentials of building confidence in public speaking. Taught using the fun concepts of (don’t) show and tell, storytelling (scary and funny stories!), reciting poems, pretend games, this is an excellent class to start developing confidence in young students in a fun way. The participants learn how to stand tall and speak confidently in front of a group. They begin to understand the concepts and importance of maintaining eye contact, good posture, volume and expressions. 

Instructor: Gurus Education Staff
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2230.503
$239/$317
W, 3:30–4:30 p.m.
Sept. 15–Nov. 17

 

Advanced Public Speaking & Debate Skills via Zoom

(Ages 8–13)
Confident public speakers articulate themselves clearly, making them happy. This course help students structure their thoughts and express them confidently making them strong, confident and happy! In the debate section the students not only voice their opinions but also listen the other side. The students become better listeners, learn note-taking strategies making them effective communicators. With topics of their interests and our encouraging them to use props, stories, jokes, quotes and other visual aids, we make learning easy and exciting!

Instructor: Gurus Education Staff
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2230.504
$239/$317
W, 4:40–5:40 p.m.
Sept. 15–Nov. 17

 

Public Speaking: Confident Speakers & Writers via Zoom

(Ages 7–12)
This course teaches young students the essentials of building confidence in public speaking. Taught using the fun concepts of (don’t) show and tell, storytelling (scary and funny stories!), reciting poems, pretend games, this is an excellent class to start developing confidence in young students in a fun way. The participants learn how to stand tall and speak confidently in front of a group. They begin to understand the concepts and importance of maintaining eye contact, good posture, volume and expressions. 

Instructor: Gurus Education Staff
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2230.505
$239/$317
F, 3:30–4:30 p.m.
Sept. 17–Nov. 19

 

Master of Public Speaking & Debate Skills via Zoom

(Ages 8–13)
This course serves dual purpose: It is an excellent course to build confidence in students as well as an ideal class for students to prepare for joining the competitive Debate or Speech Teams of their middle and high schools. This is the masters level course that teaches students parliamentary and L-D debate formats. It covers an in-depth knowledge of writing and presenting persuasive, informative and impromptu speeches. The students do research on the advanced speech and debate topics and practice in class.

Instructor: Gurus Education Staff
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
2230.506
$239/$317
F, 4:40–5:40 p.m.
Sept. 17–Nov. 19

 

Beginner Spanish for Kids via Zoom

(Ages 7–9)
ABC, Vowels, Numbers, Pronouns, Body Parts, Words, Days of the Week and Month of the Years.

Instructor: D. Reyes
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
6634.501 $25/$34
M, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Aug. 30–Dec. 6
6635.501 $25/$34
W, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Sept. 1–Dec. 8

 

Advance Spanish for Kids via Zoom

(Ages 7–9)
ABC, Vowels, Numbers, Pronouns, Body Parts, Words, Days of the Week and Month of the Years.

Instructor: D. Reyes
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
6634.503
$25/$34
T, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Aug. 31–Dec. 7
6635.504
$25/$34
Th, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Sept. 2–Dec. 9

 

Zumba Toning via Zoom

(Ages 16+)
This class puts an emphasis on toning to define muscle. There will be a half-hour portion of the class which focuses on weights and body sculpting. Then the second part of the class will be focused on Zumba to increase your cardio levels.

Instructor: S. Guiterrez
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
6838.501 $25/$34
Th, 6–7 p.m.
Aug. 31–Dec. 7

 

Zumba via Zoom

(Ages 16+)
Zumba combines Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves to create a dynamic workout, plus step and toning.

Instructor: S. Guiterrez
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
6838.503
$25/$34
T, 6–7 p.m.
Sept. 2–Dec. 9

 

Yogalates: Saturdays via Zoom

(Ages 15+)
Great total body workout improving posture, strength (including core and back) and enhances flexibility as well as balance. This class is ongoing and will be prorated accordingly if signed up after first class date.

Instructor: M. Story
Location: Online

Class code Fees Day/time Session dates
1322.504
$229/$308
Sa, 9:30–10:30 a.m.
Sept. 11–Dec. 18