In-Person Coding Field Trip at Microsoft Reactor (Redmond, WA – Middle School)
Educators, be sure to take our short 2022-2023 educator training before signing up for this event.
Only teachers, counselors, or adult staff members at a school can sign up for IGNITE events. If you are a student, please let the IGNITE Educator at your school know that you are interested in this event. If you don’t have IGNITE at your school, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to get started!
With projects like Xbox, Minecraft, Halo, Windows, Office, Surface, HoloLens, Skype, LinkedIn, GitHub, Bing, Teams, and more, Microsoft works to empower every person and organization to achieve more.
Learn to code and explore the Microsoft Reactor Redmond, an interactive learning space! Explore the space and meet STEM professionals while you deepen your knowledge of coding–or get started for the first time! Microsoft approaches computer programming in the easiest way possible. Coding is a fun way to express your imagination, creativity, and logical thinking all at once! When you learn to code, you develop various skills, such as how to break down complex problems and solve them step by step. Software is the language of our world, so learning to code can really help you in the future!
This event is open to grades 6-8. All students who attend will receive Microsoft swag!
All attendees must either have been vaccinated for Covid or have a negative Covid test within the 7 days before their event at Microsoft. Educators will verbally confirm vaccination or negative test within 7 days for all students and chaperones from their school at reception before entering the space. Masks are not required.