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Hour of Code

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Learn Computer Science. Change the World.

Complete your Hour of Code with us!

Girl Scouts of Greater New York is once again teaming up with Vidcode, an online interactive software, for our Council's participation in "Hour of Code", a worldwide movement that helps kids learn about the fantastic world of computer programming. Completing YOUR Hour of Code through your troop or at home? Pledge to complete one hour of code, and represent Girl Scouts in this global movement!

The tutorial is now live!

Complete the Hour of Code at any time during Computer Science Education Week (12/9-12/15) and earn a patch and certificate. Our goal is for as many girls as possible to participate by using our one-hour tutorial to practice coding.

Can’t complete Hour of Code during Computer Science Education week — no worries. You are invited to participate at any time! If you would like to request Hour of Code patches for yourself or troop, please click here. Be sure to fill out the form completely and accurately to receive patches.


*NEW* GSGNY/VIDCODE ONLINE TUTORIAL:

A great troop or solo activity! Get the word out to your friends around the country! Ask a local school to sign up! Or host a TechJam event yourself using tutorials as the centerpiece, where girls bring their own devices —  or use the offline coding activities!

Girls in grades K-12 are welcome! We have fun coding activities for all ages and experience levels!

ONLINE TUTORIAL HERE!

REQUEST HOUR OF CODE PATCHES HERE!


For more information, please contact Charlotte Bush.