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.

Cover Letter Writing Workshop

Join this workshop to learn the ins and outs of writing cover letters. Learn how to make yourself stand out! This workshop works best if you take the Resume workshop right before.

When: March 31st 3 PM - 5 PM PDT

Who: 14 - 24 year olds

Online

  • Cover Letter Writing
  • Career Preparation
Spark AR

In this workshop you will learn how to use Spark AR, an augmented reality platform on Mac and Windows that allows you to create fun filters for Facebook and Instagram. Beginners welcome! Photo credit to ZeroGravity.

When: April 14th 4 PM - 5:30 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • Spark AR
Coding with p5.js

Join our workshop to learn about p5.js, a fun Javascript library made accessible to everyone, especially beginners! In this workshop, we’ll explore the basics of text-based coding and specific elements of p5.js while getting creative with individual projects.

Taught by Mission Bit Student Ambassadors.

When: April 15th 3 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • p5.js
  • Javascript
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: April 22nd 4 PM - 5:30 PM PDT

Who: 7th - 12th graders

Online

  • JavaScript
The Job Hunt Workshop

This workshop is for youth who are looking to apply for a job! This workshop will cover job searching techniques that students will be able to take with them into adulthood.

When: April 28th 3 PM - 5 PM PDT

Who: 14 - 24 year olds

Online

  • Job Hunting
  • Career Preparation

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

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Operation Peach screenshot
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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