That's just the impostor syndrome talking. You'll be in a supportive environment with lots of beginners like you.
Hear Me Code is in Washington DC but doesn't have a fixed location -- classes are held wherever I can get the space donated. Be sure to watch the listserv for class announcements.
Classes are held once per month on the weekends. Be sure to watch the listserv for class announcements and check the calendar
Nothing -- the classes are free.
Bring your laptop, charger, and snacks! We don't want you going hungry during class.
Hear Me Code was created to help address the gender gap in tech and provide a supportive environment where women can thrive.
There are lots of great groups that men can join too, and you'll often see Hear Me Coders there.
Hear Me Code primarily focuses on Python, but you'll pick up some HTML, CSS, command-line, and git along the way.
If you know women who are interested in learning, tell them about Hear Me Code!
Hear Me Coders will work on projects that are relevant to their interests and/or their day-to-day work. Special emphasis is placed on social justice, civic tech, political/non-profit, government, and similar projects.
Check it out! There are tons of code samples, exercises, and explanations of how things work. Everything covered in the classes (and so much more) lives here.
No way! Hear Me Code is always accepting new members!