Our programs are offered FREE of charge for all students, regardless of age or skill level.
From the basics of coding to the complexities of building a startup, our programs equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive at every stage of their entrepreneurial journey.
The Ctrl+Shift coding competition provides high school students in Philadelphia with a unique opportunity to showcase their web development skills. With mentoring sessions, expert judges, and cash prizes, it's an excellent platform to challenge yourself, have fun, and sharpen your coding skills.
Our coding and entrepreneurship class, Intro to Innovation, follows a project-based learning curriculum designed to expose students to foundational content in web design, problem-solving, and business creation. This 36-hour course covers essential aspects of developing a startup business idea, including building a website to showcase the concept.
Are you a high school or college student interested in design, tech, or entrepreneurship? The Tech and Innovation Internship is a PAID opportunity that helps you learn how to bring an idea to life and create a real business!
The Innovation League is the new home for ambitious high school students who want to learn how to become changemakers and solve problems! Teams of students learn how to build businesses while attending weekly practices led by Innovation Coaches and tech mentors. The season culminates with an Innovation Bowl where teams compete for cash prizes up to $5,000!
"One of my favorite parts of CBK and its programs is the diversity that you’ll find everywhere. In an industry like tech, it gives me a lot of hope when I’m surrounded by people that look like me or share similar experiences.
“The [CBK] program is a standout because of the structured multi-year model and commitment to shepherding interested and underrepresented persons to tech leadership."
"My involvement with Coded by Kids has been amazing. I met so many friends along the way and created a lot of relationships… with students who are like minded with me and wanna get more into tech."
“CBK is a very unique and special program in the fact that it brings so much opportunity to students to delve into technology in a way that I don't think they get a lot of opportunities to in the classroom.”
"Coded by Kids has given me a different point of view about what I can do with my future... This experience pushed me far beyond what I expected."
“I feel like as a developer, I grew in two aspects, development and communication…CBK gave me a foundation and now it's time to blossom from it.”
"I think what's really special is that [CBK is] transformative. It's not only about teaching students how to code, it's about creating leaders."
"CBK has given me connections, mentorship, & shown me I can do more!"
Amadin's journey with Coded by Kids showcases his growth from a student to a mentor and the steps he is taking to become the next tech startup founder.
Coded by Kids promotes Chief Operating Officer, Danae Mobley, to lead the organization into our next phase of impact.