EduCamp 2021


EDUCamp 2021 will be a week long day camp for students interested in careers in education. This day camp will be in-person on the Florida Gulf Coast University campus with proper Covid-19 social distancing following the CDC guidelines and protocols. Students should prepare to be on campus for the full week from August 28th - July 2nd from 9am - 3pm. Interested students should submit and application form through the link below.  



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 EDUCamp Application Deadline is May 7th. 



EduCamp is the place to learn what inspires you. Students who participate will experience an in-person camp in beautiful Fort Myers, FL on the FGCU campus. Students will learn teaching methods and explore new and exciting tools being used in education today. 


Students will get an opportunity to learn about the education profession while living the FGCU lifestyle exploring the amenities of campus.

EduCamp is a multi-day experience into the teaching profession. The camp is designed to help students understand the teaching profession and will assist students with lesson plan development and the opportunity to bring their plans to life.


Experience the FGCU Effect in beautiful Southwest Florida. Florida Gulf Coast University’s College of Education will offer a day camp for students interested in the teaching profession. The day camp will balance time with both content learning and fun exploring campus. Students will get to eat in the SOVI dining hall, take EDUCamp classes in our academic buildings, and play on the North Lake Waterfront!

EDUCamp Beachfront


If you have a passion to help others learn, EduCamp is for you! Explore the rewarding profession as an educator, and get a chance to inspire students by putting into practice what you have learned during the camp. You will have the opportunity to meet other students interested in careers in education and teach them a lesson that you prepared. See your ideas and creativity come to life while you practice what you teach!

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Interested students can apply between March 29th – May 7th to participate in EduCamp.


EDUCamp 2021 will be a full week day camp with lunch and snacks provided. FGCU’s College of Education faculty will facilitate the camp lessons and teach students who participate. College of Education students will mentor and be a resource for camp participants while they are here at FGCU. This camp is a free opportunity for students who are interested in pursuing careers in education.

EDUCamp Game Night


For questions please contact:

Lauren Willison 239-745-4320

Prepare for the Days Ahead

Students will need to bring any and all items needed to attend camp.

  • Be Prepared for Day Camp

  • Items you may want to bring

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