Welcome to the Ladies Learning Code family, Scotiabank!

Welcome to the Ladies Learning Code family, Scotiabank!

Today, we’re thrilled to announce our official partnership with Scotiabank, which will help bring our vision of digital literacy to even more Canadian youth this year. “Partnering with a company as innovative as Scotiabank is really exciting for us”, says Melissa Sariffodeen, Co-Executive Director at Ladies Learning Code. “Not only does it provide us with Read more…

Canada, we need to invest in STEM, now. Our future depends on it.

Canada, we need to invest in STEM, now. Our future depends on it.

Over the last five years, I’ve amassed quite the list of reasons why women and youth should learn to code through my work at Ladies Learning Code. From gaining access to lucrative and rewarding careers to developing a new perspective for problem solving to enjoying the sense of empowerment that comes from building — the Read more…

Ladies Learning Code’s Teen:club initiative takes off!

Ladies Learning Code’s Teen:club initiative takes off!

We are a few months into our Ladies Learning Code teen:club program. Last fall, we decided to pilot a program for teen girls ages 13 to 17 years old. We wanted to further extend our mission in equipping young women with the empowerment, knowledge and tools to shape our future – and most importantly, something Read more…