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Teach High School students Web Development with Code Nation

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Code Nation

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Code Nation is a nonprofit organization that engages professional developers on a volunteer basis to teach web development to students who attend under-resourced high schools in NYC, the Bay Area, and Chicago!

In the 2021-2022 school year, we will reach over 1300 students in NYC, the Bay Area, and Chicago. With a community of over 300 volunteers, Code Nation is a great way to meet like-minded people, help youth access careers in tech, and make a big impact in your community with your skills and free time. In-person volunteer opportunities available starting in January. Support our East Bay schools by applying today! School sites available in Oakland and Richmond.

Interested volunteers please apply at www.codenation.org/volunteers to get connected to a Code Nation staff member, and hear about the different volunteer opportunities we have available!

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About Code Nation

Location:

995 Market Street, c/o WeWork 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94107, US

Mission Statement

Code Nation equips students in under-resourced schools with the fundamental coding skills and professional experiences that together create access to careers in technology.

Description

Founded in 2012 as ScriptEd, Code Nation is a non-profit organization that equips students in under-resourced schools with the fundamental coding skills and professional experiences that together create access to careers in technology.


Code Nation brings its tuition-free program directly to schools, where classes are taught by software developers on a volunteer basis.


Code Nation has grown rapidly over the past four years. In its first year, Code Nation served 27 students in two high schools in Harlem, New York, and placed four of its students in internships at technology companies. In the 2015-2016 school year, Code Nation served more than 600 students in New York City, and placed 75 students in internships. In 2016-2017, Code Nation expanded to serve more than 900 students across 35 high schools in NYC, and launched programs in 3 high schools in the San Francisco Bay Area. In 2019, Code Nation launched in Chicago.

Computers & Technology
Race & Ethnicity
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Oakland, CA 94601

(37.77293,-122.21433)
 

SKILLS

  • Website Programming
  • Web Design
  • Software Development
  • Python

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hours per week, one-time volunteer opportunities available as well

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