Who We are

The Urban Technology Project (UTP) is a collaborative initiative between the School District of Philadelphia and Communities In Schools of Philadelphia, Inc., that empowers Philadelphia youth and their communities through meaningful technological experiences that link youth leadership development, education and community building.

UTP programs involve a continuum of service-learning and school-to-work experiences that provide long-term, holistic support for urban youth. The Urban Technology Project is comprised of the Computer Support Specialists Registered IT Apprenticeship Program and the Digital Service Fellows AmeriCorps Program


Meet Derek Schwartz, a Computer Support Specialist Apprentice from Urban Technology Project program, featured by USDepartmentofLabor

Meet the management

Beth St. Clair

UTP Apprenticeship Director

Natasha Camy

Program Supervisor

Shevar Sharpe

Technical Manager

Jessie Cunningham

Project Manager