We are excited to offer a code camp for students in grades 8-12!
- Coming February 2022 from 9 am – 3 pm. Exact date TBA.
- Cost: $50 (with registration covered by our generous sponors)
This event exceeded our expectations and continues to grow! Since 2018, our Code++ instructors have taught over 30 middle school & high school students in our 1 day coding bootcamp! With the great success of Code ++, we’ve decided to support a variety of programs state-wide aimed at encouraging teens to experience and consider careers in computer science.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
While Computer Science is one of the fastest-growing majors today, women make up only 18% of graduates. We can change this and have fun at the same time.
In February 2016, we held the first girls-only code camp in Iowa. The event exceeded our expectations – more than 50 middle and high school girls attended! We’ve since decided to support a variety of programs state-wide aimed at encouraging girls to experience and consider careers in computer science.
Future City is a project-based learning program where students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades imagine, research, design, and build cities of the future.
Starting with the question, “How can we make the world a better place?” students imagine, research, design, and build cities of the future that showcase their solution to a citywide sustainability issue.
NewBoCo is the designated provider of Code.org Professional Learning Programs in Iowa. Our role includes providing quality professional development to educators through local school district partnerships and acting as a regional hub of the global computer science education movement. NewBoCo will work with schools and provide networking and collaboration events for computer science teachers.
Interested in more resources to encourage your students along? Check out our Resources page!