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How to Help

Host an Hour of Code – at work, in your community, or local school

Millions of people of all ages have learned an Hour of Code, a one-hour introductory course designed to demystify computer science and show that anybody can learn the basics.

How to

Make a generous donation

We’re working to give every student the opportunity to learn computer science — online and in schools where we’ll establish permanent courses and train teachers. For every Rand you donate a child learns.

Please consider a donation

Ask your school to teach computer science

Encourage local elementary schools to teach our elementary curriculum or recruit teachers to attend a one-day workshop – at no cost. Or partner with Code.org to bring permanent courses into middle and high schools.

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Advocate for computer science locally

Petition your state to allow computer science to count towards math or science high school graduation credits. And promote computer science in your area with these stats, quotes and videos.

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Are you a software engineer? Help spread computer science

Offer help to local teachers

If you’re already a software engineer, there are many opportunities to get involved locally. Volunteer to teach our other courses to local student with this guide. And sign up to hear about volunteer opportunities near you.

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Spend 10 minutes adding “hints” to our tutorials

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.

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