Ask your local school district if they offer computer science classes. If they don't, suggest that they partner with Code.org. Petition your state to allow computer science to count for math/science graduation credit.
More than 30 million people of all ages have learned an Hour of Code, a one-hour intro to computer science. Join us. Then, encourage your students to learn beyond one hour, or to sign up for a local camp or workshop.
Code.org is a public 501c3, with support from the general public. Founded initially by Ali Partovi and Hadi Partovi, we've been overwhelmed by small and large acts of generosity from individuals and companies who support our vision.
If you're already a software engineer, there are many opportunities to get involved locally. Volunteer to teach our intro course to local student with this guide. And sign up to hear about volunteer opportunities near you.
Code.org's K-8 Intro to Computer Science course is a ~20 hour series of tutorials and activities, designed for any educator to host in a classroom, after-school activity, or even in a club outside of school or online at home.
With millions of students trying the Hour of Code, and hundreds of thousands doing the Code.org introductory online courses, we could use your help adding helpful hints for students who make mistakes. In just 10 minutes you can help improve our courses.