We’ve always known that teachers are superheroes…

We’ve always known that teachers are superheroes…

Now it's time to take their powers to the next level with Teachers Learning Code!

Now it’s time to take their powers to the next level with Teachers Learning Code! The Ladies Learning Code team is proud to introduce our latest initiative: Teachers Learning Code, a free program and toolkit that will equip teachers with the skills they need to teach their students with confidence! Educators of all stripes — Read more…

Code Mobile Wrap Up

Code Mobile Wrap Up

After a ground-breaking cross-Canada journey teaching kids to code, the code:mobile has returned. And it has some stories to tell...

It all began, quite literally, as a dream — a vision for a mobile computer lab that would travel across Canada to communities large and small in an effort to promote digital literacy and a love of coding. One by one, the right people came together to turn this vision into a reality! 24,978kms, 51 Read more…

#BecauseofHer

#BecauseofHer

Throughout October, Ladies Learning Code will be celebrating incredible women in STEM - past and present for Women's History Month!

Today marks the beginning of Women’s History Month. The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued a statement about this celebration and we couldn’t be more excited! “This year’s theme – Because of Her – gives all Canadians the chance to recognize and appreciate the significant achievements and contributions women have made to our great country.” Throughout Read more…

Young Women: The Key to Unlocking #CDNInnovation

Young Women: The Key to Unlocking #CDNInnovation

We hosted Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of ISED and youth entrepreneurs to talk innovation. Here are our takeaways.

Yesterday, we had the honour of hosting the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and young entrepreneurs in our space in downtown Toronto as part of the Minister’s national consultations for the Innovation Agenda. Twelve young entrepreneurs and innovators offered their insights, recommendations and solutions to make Canada a truly innovative Read more…

The Power of Confidence

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…

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

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…

Microsoft Global CEO Satya Nadella visits Girls Learning Code camp!

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…

Creating a safe space online for women

Creating a safe space online for women

We're honoured to be working with YWCA Project Shift to create safe spaces online for women.

We believe that technology truly has the power to change the world. It can be used to solve the world’s largest problems, bridge the opportunity divide, act as a creative outlet and connect people from around the world. We’re living in a digital age where technology transcends space — from schools to hallways to campus Read more…

What Does a Webmakers Camp Look Like?

What Does a Webmakers Camp Look Like?

The purpose of our camps is to expose girls to experiences where they aren’t just users but builders of technology.

The purpose of our camps is to expose girls to experiences where they aren’t just users but builders of technology. Showing girls how technology can help them be creative and change the world. Our camps aim to give the girls a unique experience with technology that will encourage more girls to pursue STEM careers, to Read more…

We’re offering Computer Science scholarships in partnership with IMACS!

We’re offering Computer Science scholarships in partnership with IMACS!

Know a creative girl that wants to pursue computer science in university or college? We’re offering scholarships to UCS1 in partnership with IMACS! University Computer Science I (UCS1) is a challenging and engaging introductory programming course that gives students the tools they need to excel as a computer science major in college. UCS1 teaches the Read more…

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