ScriptEd knows that jobs in the tech sector will soon outstrip trained workers. Utilizing volunteer instructors from the top NYC tech companies, ScriptEd’s twice weekly courses in fifteen NYC high schools serving low-income students teach computer science and expose participants to role models and careers in the tech field. Advance students dive into web programming and have the opportunity to be placed in a summer internship in the tech field.
- ScriptEd classes are held in six partner schools in Brooklyn and Manhattan.
- ScriptEd was founded in 2012 and has more than tripled the number of students it serves.
- On average ScriptEd volunteers each contribute over 100 hours annually to the organization.