The Harlem CODEtrotters coding tutorial was created to teach coding fundamentals and
problem-solving skills to students in a fun and engaging way. It aims to introduce
students to coding through the lens of the Harlem Globetrotters' legacy, making it
an exciting and memorable learning experience.
About our Collaboration:
Microsoft Nonprofit Tech Acceleration and The Harlem Globetrotters!
Microsoft's Nonprofit Tech Acceleration Program and The Harlem Globetrotters have
joined forces to bring you an electrifying collaboration dedicated to
revolutionizing education and bridging the educational gap within Black and Brown
This unique alliance goes beyond basketball and technology; it's a dynamic coding
curriculum and tutorial designed to narrow the education gap. By harnessing the
Harlem Globetrotters' iconic influence and Microsoft's expertise, we are reshaping
education and empowering students to unlock their full
potential while addressing critical educational disparities.
Explore our website to find resources, coding tutorials, the facilitator guide,
collaborative event schedule, and more to get involved in this transformative
Dribbling Innovation into Education:
We're combining the Harlem Globetrotters' legendary basketball skills with
cutting-edge technology like AI training.
Building Bridges and Empowering Dreams:
Our mission? Closing educational gaps! Non-profit organizations, educators, and youth organizations will have
exclusive access to the ready-to-use resources on Microsoft Community Training.
Learn to Code
DIVE INTO HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS' HISTORY & MEET THE PLAYERS!
Explore the rich history of the Harlem Globetrotters as you get to know the
players and sprites in the game. Dive into their legendary story through fun
and engaging narratives, connecting with the iconic figures who make this
Master Coding with
Learn the fundamentals of coding using Microsoft MakeCode and apply your
knowledge to create an interactive game.
delve deeper into the Globetrotters’
Create a triumphant moment that celebrates your knowledge and skills, inspiring
you to delve deeper into the team's incredible legacy.
The Harlem Codetrotters Coding Tutorial
In this exciting lesson, your mission is to become a storyteller, a historian, and a
coder all in one! You will dive deep into the exhilarating world of the Harlem
Globetrotters, a basketball team known for their amazing skills and heartwarming
Microsoft's Nonprofit Tech Acceleration Program is committed to providing educators
and facilitators with turnkey resources. Through this program, nonprofits gain free
access to Community
Training, an Azure-powered platform that promotes accessible learning. It includes
comprehensive MakeCode educator/facilitator guides, including the Harlem
Codetrotters Facilitator Guide.