Google CS First







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Google CS First

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CS First is a program that increases student access and exposure to computer science (CS) education through after-school, in-school, and summer programs. The program is facilitated by instructors and/or community volunteers and is available at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands.

CS First materials:
  • Completely free and available online
  • Targeted at students in grades 4th-8th (ages 9-14)
  • Tailored to fit your schedule and needs
  • Block-based coding using Scratch and are themed to attract students with varied interests

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You don’t need prior CS knowledge or education training to get involved. All you need is simply enthusiasm to encourage in young people a desire and interest to create with CS.

-8 week commitment
-One hour a week
– Program on-going

Sign up to Volunteer
The minimum requirements to volunteer are:

  • Interview or Meeting with BGCM Staff
  • Background Check
  • Availability to volunteer (commitment of 8 weeks)

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Questions about volunteering or for Google CS FIRST please contact Ben Schmitz at 402-342-1600 x3246 or 




The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands is a leader in youth development on the local and national level. We are transforming our community by providing youth with impactful, fun and educational opportunities in a safe environment. These opportunities are led by professional, positive role models who make a lifelong impact in the lives of those we serve.