Join our growing, diverse group of young women learning about computing!

GIRLS: Kanawha County

Charleston, WV
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Aug 24, 2019 - Sep 14, 2019
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
“GIRLS” is a face-to-face and online workshop targeted to middle school minorities. They will learn the basics of programming and get hands-on experience writing Swift code. They will learn about the building blocks of an algorithm and how to use Swift programming to solve problems.
Provided by Isabel and West Virginia University

Girls' Empowerment

Santa Ana , CA
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Aug 29, 2019 - Oct 10, 2019
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
Girls’ Empowerment aims to empower young girls to foster an interest in Computer Science. The program will be held in MacArthur Fundamental Intermediate School in Santa Ana as an after school session. The overarching goal is to make Computer Science more accessible to all!
Provided by Snigdha and University of California Irvine

Bytes of Code: Inspired

Santa Ana, CA
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Aug 31, 2019 - Oct 9, 2019
5th Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
9th Grade
Bytes of Code is an outreach program supported by Santa Ana Public Library, focusing primarily on underserved girls in sixth through eighth grades in the Santa Ana and Tustin school districts. We are offering coding and interactive robotic workshops in a fun environment with a potential visit to high-tech companies.
Provided by Erica and University of California Irvine

GIRLS – Girls Interested in Rapidly Learning Software

Beckley, WV
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Sep 2, 2019 - Sep 6, 2019
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
“GIRLS” is a face-to-face and online workshop targeted to middle school female students. They will learn the basics of programming and get hands-on experience writing Swift code. They will learn about the building blocks of an algorithm and how to use Swift programming to solve problems.
Provided by Rebecca and West Virginia University

dcConnectGirls: Build An Amazon Alexa Skill from Scratch

Washington, DC
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Sep 7, 2019 - Sep 14, 2019
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
9th Grade
10th Grade
11th Grade
12th Grade
Girls will learn how to develop the front and back ends of an Amazon Alexa skill. They will use Amazon Developer and AWS Lambda to create the skill. Games will be taught using a fact skill template provided by AWS. Participants will code fun facts and share each other’s skills.
Provided by Maria and District of Columbia Housing Authority