Intro to JavaScript

Virtual Classes

September 28, 2021, 11:00 PM UTC – September 29, 2021, 1:00 AM UTC


About this event

JavaScript is the programming language that makes web pages interactive and is now used these days to make servers, robots, and more. That makes it one of the most useful first languages to learn if you're just getting started with programming, and particularly web development. In this workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of programming in JavaScript.


Attendees are not expected to have any previous programming experience. If you already have experience with another language besides JavaScript, you are welcome to come, but you may find the workshop goes at too slow a pace.

Technical requirements:

  • Your laptop
  • A modern web browser (Chrome or Firefox recommended)
  • An online code editor account*


All options listed offer free sign-ups/account plans

*Optional: A code or text editor (Visual Studio Code, Atom, Brackets, Sublime Text.

* Attendees are welcome to use a code editor, but class instruction will be in REPL.

* All code editor options listed offer free downloads.

Code of Conduct: Girl Develop It is focused on providing opportunities for women and non-binary individuals to learn web and software development, but our classes and events are open to all genders and identities. We are dedicated to providing a welcoming and comfortable environment for all to learn to code and every attendee is expected to uphold our Code of Conduct (