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What is LaunchCode?
“LaunchCode has established
a national model for
accelerated technology
employment and on-the-job
training, and I am glad ...
It is working
350+
apprenticeship
placements
in 2 years
308% increase in salary over
pre-apprenticeship income
90% become ...
Kansas City businesses are onboard
40 employer partners in 8 weeks!
Who do we need? (Ready now)
90-day
Apprenticeship
Employment
Coders,
regardless
of educational
background
Who do we need? (Not yet ready)
90-day
Apprenticeship
Employment
Would-be
coders
90-day
Apprenticeship
Employment
Free
CS5...
Target CS50x audience
Anyone motivated to change
their lives by learning the skills
to succeed in tech.
Two events coming: help needed
Launch Your Career Day
Union Station
Sat., March 12th
Noon – 5:00
LaunchYourCareerDay.com
C...
CS50x structure
• 16-Weeks
• Mondays & Wednesdays
Mondays: 7:30-10:00pm
Wednesdays: 6:00-9:30pm
• April 13th thru August 1...
KC@LaunchCode.org
www.LaunchCode.org/KC
LaunchYourCareerDay.com
www.LaunchCode.org/CS50x
@Launch_Code
LaunchCode - KC Coalition for Digital Inclusion - Mar 4, 2016
LaunchCode - KC Coalition for Digital Inclusion - Mar 4, 2016
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LaunchCode - KC Coalition for Digital Inclusion - Mar 4, 2016

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LaunchCode is a non-profit organization that creates pathways to economic opportunity and upward mobility through apprenticeships and job placement in technology. The presentation was made to the KC Coalition for Digital Inclusion in March 2016.

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LaunchCode - KC Coalition for Digital Inclusion - Mar 4, 2016

  1. 1. What is LaunchCode?
  2. 2. “LaunchCode has established a national model for accelerated technology employment and on-the-job training, and I am glad they are opening an office in Kansas City.” Mayor Sly James
  3. 3. It is working 350+ apprenticeship placements in 2 years 308% increase in salary over pre-apprenticeship income 90% become full- time employees $50K avg. salary
  4. 4. Kansas City businesses are onboard 40 employer partners in 8 weeks!
  5. 5. Who do we need? (Ready now) 90-day Apprenticeship Employment Coders, regardless of educational background
  6. 6. Who do we need? (Not yet ready) 90-day Apprenticeship Employment Would-be coders 90-day Apprenticeship Employment Free CS50x class Coders, regardless of educational background
  7. 7. Target CS50x audience Anyone motivated to change their lives by learning the skills to succeed in tech.
  8. 8. Two events coming: help needed Launch Your Career Day Union Station Sat., March 12th Noon – 5:00 LaunchYourCareerDay.com CS50x UMKC April 13-Aug 17 Mon. & Wed. Evenings LaunchCode.org/CS50x
  9. 9. CS50x structure • 16-Weeks • Mondays & Wednesdays Mondays: 7:30-10:00pm Wednesdays: 6:00-9:30pm • April 13th thru August 17th
  10. 10. KC@LaunchCode.org www.LaunchCode.org/KC LaunchYourCareerDay.com www.LaunchCode.org/CS50x @Launch_Code

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