The 2016 Innovation Bootcamp hosted by Tech Square Labs was a novel development program designed and implemented by Black Men Code on behalf of Morehouse College.  Its purpose was to engage Morehouse College undergrads in an accelerated Python course while introducing them to the innovation economy through a series of invited talks with local executives.  

I was able to learn and understand [Object Oriented Programming].
— Tyree

Outcomes

The Innovation Bootcamp focused on the fundamentals of Python to introduce novices to computational thinking and to broaden the language mastery of those previously exposed to computer science.  We analyzed students' self-assessments and saw large gains in skills and confidence.