Our first-ever Chapter Lead Summit

Our first-ever Chapter Lead Summit

When you bring 50 women and men who are passionate about digital literacy together, magic happens. Read about our first Chapter Summit!

This past weekend, we were honored to convene our team from across the country together for our first-ever Chapter Lead Summit. From St. John’s to Victoria and everywhere in between, our Chapter Leads came together for a jam-packed weekend in Toronto. This Summit was a BHAG (big hairy audacious goal) we set two years ago and one Read more…

We’ll Take Your Kid to Work Day!

We’ll Take Your Kid to Work Day!

On November 4th 2015, Girls Learning Code took 35 ambitious girls to work, ranging from ages 9-17. “We’ll Take Your Kid to Work Day” is an event that empowers and inspires girls to have a go-getter career mindset by exploring the technology industry work force. This event was generously sponsored by Deloitte and the girls Read more…

Kids Learning Code- Halloween Edition!

Kids Learning Code- Halloween Edition!

During the last week of October, the little entrepreneurs, coders and designers of Kids and Girls Learning Code dressed up for fun-filled Halloween classes! The kids had a spook-tacular time with learning entrepreneurship, Scratch programming and Pixlr design! Girls Learning Code kicked off Halloween week with some awesome costumes and inspiring businesses! These entrepreneurs-in-the-making have incredible Read more…

We broke the internet at Girls Learning Code Day 2015

We broke the internet at Girls Learning Code Day 2015

Not really, but the 1,000+ learners that joined us for National Girls Learning Code Day on Saturday did take down Mozilla Thimble for a bit.

On Saturday, November 7th, we hosted our second annual National Girls Learning Code Day in partnership with Google Canada and what a day it was! Our biggest cross-Canada initiative yet, we hosted 28 workshops in 24 cities and had over 1,000 people learning to make websites. Here’s a roundup of some of the key highlights Read more…