This will depend on the format of the course that you wish to reset.
In a new course
If you go to the first exercise in the course and follow these steps it will reset the entire course.
1. Click the “Get Help” button:
2. Click the “I want to restart this exercise”, then the confirmation that will follow:
In an old course
You can reset only one exercise at a time.
Click the “Reset Code” button:
To reset all of your course progress...
The best thing to do is to create a new account. You can modify your email address and use that to sign up for a new Codecademy account. For example, if your email was
firstname.lastname@example.org, you can modify it to
email@example.com, and then sign up for a new Codecademy account using
firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you can delete your account and sign up again with the same email address.