Get your start with an Hour of Code.

What's your dream future? Inventing something cool? Helping the environment? Creating your own business? Whatever it is, chances are that coding can help bring it to life. Through coding, you can make apps, games, products, and more. Everyone starts somewhere, so take your first step and do your #hourofcode today! Get started with a tutorial or participate in a free workshop at a Microsoft Store. Find a store near you and register.

We are proud to partner with Code.org to challenge 100 million people to learn to code.

If you have more than an hour

Check out our advanced trainings and tools. Microsoft is committed to supporting computer science education year-round and free resources are always available on the YouthSpark Hub.

Microsoft Imagine

Microsoft Imagine

Create your own games and apps today with free software and online learning for students of all ages and skill levels.

Skype in the Classroom

Skype in the Classroom

Invite tech professionals into your class via Skype to share why they studied computer science and why they love their jobs.

Kodu Game Lab

Kodu Game Lab

Kodu lets you create PC and Xbox games with a simple visual programming language.