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Mentor Young Coders (In-Person)

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ORGANIZATION: BOLD IDEA INC

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Mentor young coders with Bold Idea in ideaSpark Coding Clubs. Sign up for a once weekly coding club that takes place online or hybrid with the student’s school or community center. Be a technology role model and mentor to students who are excited to learn about coding and technology. Students learn 21st century skills while building relationships with mentors who show them how their new skills can help them pursue future careers. Students work on projects in Scratch, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript.

Spring Semester: September 9th, 2023 - December 16th , 2023

Locations at Dallas College Campuses - please see registration for details

Mentor Requirements

  • Be 18 years of age or older

  • Computer with Wi-Fi Access (no tablets), Camera, and Microphone

  • Complete and pass a background check annually ($19)

  • Attend mentor training before start of camps (2 hours virtual)

  • A passion for computer science education and patience for the learning process

  • NO previous coding experience is required

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About BOLD IDEA INC

Location:

2904 Floyd Street, Suite A, DALLAS, TX 75204, US

Mission Statement

The demand for computer science skills in the workforce is rapidly growing - and yet not enough students have the chance to learn those skills. Bold Idea helps Dallas area students discover computer science and prepare for careers in technology and engineering. Through our partnerships with technology companies and community organizations, we are creating more equitable access to computer science education and providing the supportive mentors and hands-on experience students need to succeed.

Description

Bold Idea is a Dallas-based education non-profit organization that helps students discover computer science and prepare for 21st century careers in technology and engineering. Through our corporate and community partnerships, we are creating more equitable access to computer science education and providing the supportive mentors and hands-on experience students need to succeed.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Computers & Technology, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Sat Sep 09, 2023 - Fri Dec 08, 2023
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WHERE

Multiple locations Dallas, TX 75204

(32.79948,-96.78688)
 

SKILLS

  • Website Programming
  • Website Project Management
  • Web Design
  • Computer Science
  • Software Development
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours weekly for 14 week and attend a 2 hour training before start of club
  • Complete and pass background check; Attend training;

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