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By Nicole Belanger
Monday, December 5, 2016
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By Carolyn Van


Friday, December 9, 2016


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8 Web Safety Tips for Kids and Youth

Supporting youth and their journey through technology with practical web safety tips, with TELUS WISE.

Our youth programs aim to encourage our next generation of wave makers to feel comfortable, confident and competent with technology. We want to empower them to use it to shape the future through art, inventions, games, stories – and beyond. We can thank the internet for allowing us to connect with one another (hello there!), Read more…

By Nicole Belanger


Wednesday, December 7, 2016


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Niagara, Here We Come!

We're closing out 2016 with some exciting news: Ladies Learning Code is launching in the Niagara region!

We’re thrilled to announce that Ladies Learning Code is headed to Niagara!  In August of 2011, we hosted our first ever workshop in Toronto and today we are adding Niagara to the growing list of 29+ Chapters that include Vancouver, Ottawa, Halifax, London, Edmonton, Montreal and Calgary. We are thrilled to be able to provide the same Read more…

By Nicole Belanger


Monday, December 5, 2016


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Justin Trudeau participe au lancement mondial de Une Heure de Code

Une journée que nous oublierons jamais!

Chez Ladies Learning Code, nous avons vécu des journées très spéciales, comme la Journée nationale de l’apprentissage de la programmation, la visite de la Code Mobile sur la colline du Parlement, le premier atelier de Teachers Learning Code… La liste est longue! Mais la journée d’aujourd’hui est peut-être la plus mémorable d’entre elles. Aujourd’hui, Hadi Partovi Read more…

By Maggie Garratt


Tuesday, November 29, 2016


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5 Creative Ways to Support Ladies Learning Code on #GivingTuesday

With the holidays upon us, Giving Tuesday is a reminder that sometimes it's better to give than to receive.

After the excitement of Black Friday and Cyber Monday comes Giving Tuesday. If all three days were sisters, Giving Tuesday would be the one that’s always spending her Saturdays volunteering and sharing the link to yet another Go Fund Me campaign that she’s contributed to. During a time of year marked heavily by consumption, Giving Read more…

By Eden Beronio


Monday, November 21, 2016


From Learning Labs

We’ll Take Your Kids to Work!

From company culture, to secret snack stashes, these girls got a taste of it all - and we’ve got the inside scoop!

Hands up if you’ve ever been on four field trips in one day! …Five? …Six? On November 2nd, around fifty 9-17 year old girls took over the Toronto tech company scene on a massive field trip for We’ll Take Your Kid to Work Day made possible in partnership with Deloitte. The two groups visited more Read more…

By Nicole Belanger


Monday, November 21, 2016


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That’s a wrap on the 3rd annual #glcCodeDay!

On Saturday, November 12th hundreds of girls gathered across Canada to learn a new skill -- video game making!

On Saturday, November 12th, sounds of laughter, clattering keyboards, and the occasional “aha!” could be heard in libraries, tech offices, colleges, and community centres across Canada. (Check it out for yourself in this clip from CBC’s The National!) The occasion? The third annual National Girls Learning Code Day! Every November since 2013, girls ages 8-13 Read more…