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By Jennifer Gagnon
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
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By Bree Emmerson


Saturday, January 24, 2015


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Meet the Mentors for Photo Editing with Photoshop in Edmonton

Thanks to the all these incredible mentors for volunteering their Saturday to help us teach our Photo Editing workshop in Edmonton

By Melissa Sariffodeen


Friday, January 23, 2015


From Ladies Learning Code.

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Nanaimo, Here We Come!

On March 7th, we'll be offering our Intro to HTML & CSS, with Lead Instructor Rose Cass, for the first time in Central Vancouver Island!

We’re thrilled to announce that Ladies Learning Code is headed to Nanaimo!  In August of 2011, we hosted our first ever workshop in Toronto and today we are adding Central Vancouver Island to the growing list of Chapters that include Vancouver, Ottawa, Halifax, London, Edmonton, Fredericton and Calgary. The island has a strong and growing tech scene that Read more…

By Heather Kean


Friday, January 23, 2015


From Girls Learning Code

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Our first FREE Girls Learning Code workshop of 2015

It was a busy weekend at The Lab, but we were very excited to host our first FREE Girls Learning Code workshop of 2015.

For 2015, we are happy to offer our one day Girls Learning Code workshops for free! Our first one of 2015 – Graphic Design with Pixlr for Girls 9-12 – was a lot of fun and a great success. The girls learned how to create their own personal logos on Pixlr, and also created a logo Read more…

By Heather Kean


Sunday, January 18, 2015


From Kids Learning Code

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Starting the new year off with Kids Learning Code: Electronics with Arduino

In this workshop, kids built both on and off the computer, and learned about important aspects of electricity and physics with Arduino.

Kids Learning Code started the new year off with a new lead instructor, a great group of mentors, and many first-time learners. It was a fun group people and an awesome way to start off a new year of Kids Learning Code! Stanley started the workshop by first introducing the learners to Arduino and showing Read more…

By Melissa Sariffodeen


Monday, January 12, 2015


From Ladies Learning Code.

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Bring Girls Learning Code to your community in Toronto or the GTA!

Are you part of a school, library or community centre across the GTA and want Girls Learning Code to offer tech workshops in your community?

Are you part of a school, library or community centre in Toronto or across the GTA and want Girls Learning Code to offer a technology workshop in your community? In partnership with Microsoft YouthSpark in 2015, Girls Learning Code will be running a series of full-day workshops for girls ages 9-12 on topics like webmaking, Read more…

By Laura Plant


Saturday, December 27, 2014


From Learning Labs

What does it mean to be a Ladies Learning Code Mentor?

One of the biggest reasons Ladies Learning Code workshops have become so popular is because of people we like to call Mentors. Ladies Learning Code workshops range in size – when we started, our workshops usually had between 30 and 60 participants. Now, some of our workshops are as large as 160 learners (depending on Read more…