Girls Who Code

Coffee with Kath

I’m stoked with this whole Code thing. LOVE this movement. Great coverage in the New York Times. Wish I were 15 again. 
 
Repost from the NYTimes

Opening a Gateway for Girls to Enter the Computer Field

  • Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times

    GIRLS WHO CODE IS ONE OF A NUMBER OF PROGRAMS THAT AIM TO CLOSE THE GENDER GAP IN COMPUTER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY BY INTERVENING EARLY, WHEN YOUNG WOMEN ARE DECIDING ON AN EDUCATIONAL AND CAREER PATH. VICTORIA VANDROST, 11, LEFT, SIGNED IN AT A RECRUITING EVENT HELD AT GOOGLE’S NEW YORK CITY OFFICES IN MARCH.

  • Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times

    Groups like Girls Who Code are part of an effort nationwide to recruit more young people to software development and computer science. The need is particularly urgent for girls, said Resham…

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