Become an Innovator

Mission Bit provides free after-school coding courses, workshops, and summer bootcamps to high school students and adults from underserved and underrepresented communities.

Workshops

Learn something new and get hands-on experience with our workshops.

Totally Tubular Turtles With Python

In this hands on workshop, we’ll take a look at Python— one of the worlds most popular programming languages and create our own interactive turtle game. We’ll begin this workshop with an intro to Python and some of its core concepts before you are guided through a series of mini lessons and challenges. All to end with an awesome interactive project to show your friends and family! Beginners welcome!

When: June 9th 5 PM - 7 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • Python
Design Your Own Business in 90 Minutes

This project-based class combines design tips and tricks with free platforms to design your own business. We'll discover the creative secrets to use for any business, free tools that all designers use, and we will bring our designs to life in a final interactive website. Beginners welcome!

When: June 22nd 3 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • Logos
  • Color Schemes
  • Social Media
  • Web Design
Wellness Workshop

In our workshop, we will lead you through activities to understand yourself better to be the most comfortable you can be during anything you do. Together we will practice breathing exercises and improve our daily habits to get over stressors in our lives! Join us; anyone is welcome!

Taught by Mission Bit Students.

When: June 23rd 3 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • Wellness
  • Meditation
Computer Vision + JavaScript

In this hands-on workshop, we’ll combine technology and computer vision to create and code our own artwork. We’ll begin with a quick intro to Processing (JavaScript) and Deep Dream, plan our ideas together, then spend time creating our projects and experimenting with code. We’ll end by sharing ideas and questions and resources to continue learning. Photo credit to Nettrice Gaskins.

Taught by Mission Bit Student Ambassadors.

When: June 30th 3 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • JavaScript

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! You definitely should. Come and see if you like technology and building things.
You can scroll up and click on the Register button!
As many as you want! There is no limit.
Yes! Our workshops are completely free.
Due to COVID-19, we will be doing remote programming until the Summer.
Our youth workshops are 90-minutes and our adult workshops are 120-minutes.
We have amazing faciliatators from lots of different companies. Our Student Advisory Board also teaches some of the workshops!

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Games and websites created by Mission Bit students

Check out previous Demo Day Projects

Dinosaur Game screenshot
Operation Peach screenshot
Veggie Jump screenshot

Our supporters

San Francisco Black Firefighters AssociationCity College of San FranciscoFacebookGateway High SchoolHack ReactorJyveKapor CenterLeadership High SchoolOakland Unified School DistrictSilicon Valley BankSan Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce DevelopmentSan Francisco Unified School DistrictUberUnitySan Francisco FoundationGolden State Warriors FoundationKandjiRelated Affordable FoundationThe Gratitude Network
San Francisco Black Firefighters AssociationCity College of San FranciscoFacebookGateway High SchoolHack ReactorJyveKapor CenterLeadership High SchoolOakland Unified School DistrictSilicon Valley BankSan Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce DevelopmentSan Francisco Unified School DistrictUberUnitySan Francisco FoundationGolden State Warriors FoundationKandjiRelated Affordable FoundationThe Gratitude Network