Want to learn how to code? Have a great idea? Don't be shy. Develop it.

It can be intimidating for women to learn and ask questions when they are in an extreme minority. While open and welcoming, today's budding developer community is up to 91% male. There isn't a comfortable place where women can learn at their own pace and not be afraid to ask "stupid questions." We decided it was time to provide a place where all questions are OK and everyone can learn in a supportive environment. Our courses focus on coding, leveraging existing technology, and having something to show for it (aka building sweet websites).

If you'd like to teach for us, TA a class, or sponsor our events and students, please read more about how you can help us here.

Thanks to Tayo Sowunmi for designing our GDI SF logo.

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Teaching women how to code!

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  • 5 days ago · 6:15 PM

    JS 302: AJAX Workshop

    33 members | 5.00

    In this evening workshop, we will talk about AJAX and JSONP, the technologies that let websites pull information in dynamically from servers. These technologies are... Learn more
  • April 13 · 7:00 PM

    GDI Study Group

    18 members

    Join us every Monday for this self-paced HTML/CSS/JavaScript/AngularJS/d3.js/Three.js study group where we come together to eat snacks, study and help each other out.... Learn more
  • April 12 · 11:45 AM

    JS301: jQuery

    27 members | 5.00

    In this 1-day workshop, we will introduce jQuery, the most popular JavaScript library for making webpages interactive. We'll show how to use jQuery for basic webpage... Learn more
  • April 6 · 7:00 PM

    GDI Study Group

    24 members

    Join us every Monday for this self-paced HTML/CSS/JavaScript/AngularJS/d3.js/Three.js study group where we come together to eat snacks, study and help each other out.... Learn more
  • April 1 · 6:15 PM

    JS201: JavaScript and the DOM (Review)

    29 members | 5.00 | 7 Photos

    You know how to write a JavaScript function, and you also understand HTML and CSS. But do you remember how to put the two together? This class will be a review of how... Learn more
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