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'''What is Ada?'''
 
'''What is Ada?'''
  
Ada Developers Academy is a year-long intensive training program for women transitioning into software development. We’re located in Seattle, Washington. We offer one of the most comprehensive developer training programs available: seven months of full-time classroom instruction plus five months of on-the-ground training ensures our graduates thrive in their careers as developers. Ada is tuition-free and is supported by the tech community, public funding, and individual donors. Ada was founded in 2013. Ada offers more than just technical skills to students; Ada offers community, support, and life and career skills, as well.
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Ada Developers Academy is a year-long, software development training program for women and gender diverse people, located in Seattle. Ada offers one of the most comprehensive developer training programs available: six months of full-time classroom instruction and a five months interning at a local tech company. Ada is tuition-free and is supported by company sponsorship, public funding, and individual donors.  
  
 
   Ada's Website: http://adadevelopersacademy.org
 
   Ada's Website: http://adadevelopersacademy.org
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<big>'''VOLUNTEER INFORMATION'''</big>
 
<big>'''VOLUNTEER INFORMATION'''</big>
  
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! '''[https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?mode=week&src=adadevelopersacademy.org_qqvgalj35urrfhh62sdvibjt1g%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Los_Angeles Volunteer Opportunities Calendar]'''
 
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'''Ways you can be involved'''
 
'''Ways you can be involved'''
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* [[Guest Lecturer]] - Speak to a specific topic or tool
 
* [[Guest Lecturer]] - Speak to a specific topic or tool
 
* [[Workshops]] - Lead a workshop that involves intensive time teaching and practicing a specific tool/skillset
 
* [[Workshops]] - Lead a workshop that involves intensive time teaching and practicing a specific tool/skillset
* [[Code Reviewer]] - Provide students with comments/code reviews either in person or remotely
 
 
* [[Adie Tutor]] - Ada Alum/Students provide technical support for students on an on-going or one-off basis
 
* [[Adie Tutor]] - Ada Alum/Students provide technical support for students on an on-going or one-off basis
  
 
With the Culture:
 
With the Culture:
* [[Technical Mentor]] - Provide support to students who join Ada without any connections to the Tech Industry
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* [[Industry Mentor]] - Provide support to students who join Ada without any connections to the Tech Industry
 
* [[Adie Mentor]] - Ada Alum/Students provide emotional/experience support for a specific student
 
* [[Adie Mentor]] - Ada Alum/Students provide emotional/experience support for a specific student
  
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'''How to Get Started'''
 
'''How to Get Started'''
* (optional) Attend one of our [https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/adadevelopersacademy.org/ada-volunteers?authuser=0 virtual volunteer orientations], offered every other week on Monday @ 11am, for Q/A on volunteering with Ada (dates on Volunteer Calendar linked below)
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* Please out this brief [https://forms.gle/MCB5P7idSiCimqhc7 volunteer application] or email volunteer@adadev.org with any questions.
* Complete the [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1U1-zo8cSgLDlJ_EMoTrRDmgEyDQdl4SPcU9vJsSJguU/viewform?usp=send_form Volunteer Information Survey]
 
* Return a signed copy of the [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3xlasEt9caBU2d1ek42RUtOcm8/view?usp=sharing Volunteer Code of Conduct] to [mailto:volunteer@adadevelopersacademy.org volunteer@adadevelopersacademy.org]
 

Latest revision as of 22:21, 18 July 2019

What is Ada?

Ada Developers Academy is a year-long, software development training program for women and gender diverse people, located in Seattle. Ada offers one of the most comprehensive developer training programs available: six months of full-time classroom instruction and a five months interning at a local tech company. Ada is tuition-free and is supported by company sponsorship, public funding, and individual donors.

  Ada's Website: http://adadevelopersacademy.org
  Ada's Open Source Curriculum: https://github.com/Ada-Developers-Academy/daily-curriculum
  Ada's Classroom Portal: http://myhaikuclass.com/adaacademy

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION


Ways you can be involved

Company Support:

With Curriculum:

  • Teaching Assistant - Helping students problem solve/learn in the classroom
  • Guest Lecturer - Speak to a specific topic or tool
  • Workshops - Lead a workshop that involves intensive time teaching and practicing a specific tool/skillset
  • Adie Tutor - Ada Alum/Students provide technical support for students on an on-going or one-off basis

With the Culture:

  • Industry Mentor - Provide support to students who join Ada without any connections to the Tech Industry
  • Adie Mentor - Ada Alum/Students provide emotional/experience support for a specific student

With the Admissions Process:

With Internships:

How to Get Started