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By Nicole Belanger
Friday, June 17, 2016
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Thursday, August 25, 2016


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The Power of Confidence

Ladies Learning Code asked leading women in STEM, design and entrepreneurship to share their success stories. Here’s what they revealed.

Women are underrepresented in STEM fields – that’s hardly news as the issue has gained notable traction in the media and within organizations in recent years. At Ladies Learning Code, we’re committed to closing the gender gap in technology by teaching women through beginner friendly programs that provide practical tech skills and arguably something even more important Read more…

By Rachel Farewell


Tuesday, August 16, 2016


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A Look Inside the Real World of Digital Literacy: Girls Learning Code Camp Visits Architech!

A peak inside our #GirlsLearningCode Digital Drawing Camp's visit to Architech.

This past Thursday, our friends (and generous sponsors!) at Architech opened their office doors with welcome arms to our #GirlsLearningCode 7-9 year old girls Digital Drawing Camp. Our camps, run by Ladies Learning Code, a non-for profit organization that promotes technological learning amongst women, girls and kids, is a one week technology based camp where girls Read more…

By Nicole Belanger


Wednesday, August 10, 2016


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Kingston, Here We Come!

We're launching our Kingston Chapter on National Learn to Code Day this September!

We’re thrilled to announce that Ladies Learning Code is headed to Kingston!  In August of 2011, we hosted our first ever workshop in Toronto and today we are adding Kingston to the growing list of 29 Chapters that include Vancouver, Ottawa, Halifax, London, Edmonton, Montreal and Calgary. The city has a strong and growing tech scene that we’re Read more…

By Melissa Sariffodeen


Wednesday, August 10, 2016


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The road to 10,000 learners starts with a single app

How will we know if we’re successful on the code:mobile? How will we track and share our progress along the way?

When we started planning the code:mobile journey – a road trip across Canada teaching kids to code we knew we wanted to teach a lot of kids – like A LOT.  As an impact driven organization we’re always about maximizing our reach and we want to expose as many Canadians to code as we can. Read more…

By Melissa Sariffodeen


Friday, August 5, 2016


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We’re turning 5!

August 6th marks five years since we hosted our very first workshop - an Intro to JavaScript workshop in Toronto.

August 6th marks five years since we hosted our very first workshop – an Intro to JavaScript workshop in Toronto. Since then, we’ve hosted over 900 workshops in 29 cities coast to coast — and reached over 40,000 learners. Wow. Time flies when you’re having as much fun as we are! In celebration of our Read more…

By Nicole Belanger


Monday, July 11, 2016


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Microsoft Global CEO Satya Nadella visits Girls Learning Code camp!

Our 2016 Girls Learning Code summer camps got off to a very special start thanks to some very cool visitors from Microsoft!

Normally our Girls Learning Code camps are just for girls ages 8-13, but when Microsoft’s Global CEO stops by looking for a coding lesson, you don’t say no! On Monday, July 11th, Satya Nadella and his Canadian counterpart, Microsoft Canada President Janet Kennedy, dropped by the first week of our 2016 Girls Learning Code summer Read more…