XX Coders in Wyandanch is a summer camp, now in its 3rd year, which teaches middle school and high school girls from the greater Wyandanch community about computer science. Through lessons, projects, guest speakers, and field trips, the participants will be truly immersed in the world of technology.
Provided by Aditi and Wyandanch Family Life Center
GidgetGirls is a week-long summer camp to inform and encourage middle school girls about exploring the technology field. Girls will participate in interactive activities with each other, get an introduction to HTML and CSS, build HTML-based web pages, and address social issues in regard to the environment.
App DevelopHer teaches girls in grades 6-12 basic mobile app creation using MIT’s App Inventor platform for Android devices. App Inventor suits all levels, allowing beginners and experienced students to code games, quizzes, and more. Completion of App DevelopHer will enable girls to create their own apps after the program ends.
“Catwalk Coding” is a five-day, all-girl instructional program for girls to learn electronics and coding while creating wearable-technology fashion accessories, displaying their electronic savvy while embracing their “girly” nature through creative, fashion-forward bling. The camp culminates in a runway extravaganza followed by inspirational speeches and Q&A with women in tech careers.
Provided by Maureen and Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland