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Coding Boot Camp Cleveland Columbus Ohio Finding Her Voice

2017-06-02T17:16:55+00:00

I had the profound honor of being selected as a fellow for the 4th Annual LGBTQ Tech and Innovation Summit + Fellowship at Google in Washington D.C. The summit, founded by Lesbians Who Tech, is an opportunity for 140 unique and innovative minds to join together . . .

Coding Boot Camp Cleveland Columbus Ohio Finding Her Voice2017-06-02T17:16:55+00:00

Coding Boot Camp: The Face of Success

2017-06-02T16:48:02+00:00

In just three months, the change in my outlook and happiness is amazing. In college, I learned a lot of marketing theory but not practical skills. I got hired in sales and customer service for a large national bank and was miserable. My skills were underutilized and I kept applying for jobs where I needed tech skills. My dad is a software developer and I remember talking to him . . .

Coding Boot Camp: The Face of Success2017-06-02T16:48:02+00:00

“Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?” It happens in Ohio, too. We Can Code IT is helping women in tech overcome challenges

2017-06-02T13:04:26+00:00

Even with companies like Intel, Apple and Google pouring millions of dollars into making their workforce more diverse, the number of women going into tech fields has actually decreased. Women often find they are not appreciated, not rewarded, not heard and not respected in the tech workplace. We Can Code IT founder Mel McGee and Cleveland bootcamp instructor Daniel Vivacqua share their honest and personal responses to the article – and tell what We Can Code IT is doing to change the face of tech.

“Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?” It happens in Ohio, too. We Can Code IT is helping women in tech overcome challenges2017-06-02T13:04:26+00:00

New Intensive Summer Programming Classes Offered by Software Coding Bootcamp

2017-05-18T13:44:59+00:00

CLEVELAND, OH - We Can Code IT, a leader in software development training, announced today that summer programming classes are now available to teach the most in-demand computer languages in only 3 to 5 days. The new series focuses on languages that Cleveland area employers consider required skills for their job candidates. These intensive classes on HTML, Python, Ruby and other widely-used languages will be offered in addition to We Can Code IT’s more comprehensive 12-week and 20-week bootcamps teaching software development from the ground up.

New Intensive Summer Programming Classes Offered by Software Coding Bootcamp2017-05-18T13:44:59+00:00

Inclusion In Tech

2016-11-03T13:31:45+00:00

Tiffany Wagner, will share her story as a woman in tech and the journey from software developer to Executive Director at one of America's leading corporations. Hear her highlights & challenges and learn more about JPMorgan Chase's commitment to advancing women into leadership positions in technology. Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Time: 4-5:30 p.m. Location: We Can Code IT, 2645 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43202 Details: FREE Parking /Refreshments Provided This event is FREE and open to the public. Invite friends, colleagues and others who are interested in learning why now is the time for women in technology. RSVP https://wecancodeit.org/events/inclusion-in-tech

Inclusion In Tech2016-11-03T13:31:45+00:00

OEC CTO Kathy Golden Speaks to Coding Bootcamp Students

2016-08-05T12:55:24+00:00

Tech Expert Inspires Cleveland Coding Bootcamp Students We Can Code IT's Summer 2016 full-time coding bootcamp had the incredible opportunity to hear Kathy Golden, CTO of Original Equipment Connection (OEC), speak about her pathway to becoming a successful woman in technology. Golden spoke to the class during We Can Code IT's Lunch and Learn on August 3rd, 2016. During Lunch and Learns, employer partners and other experts speak to bootcamp students career-oriented topics, specifically challenges that people who are underrepresented in tech face. Golden's story began with her parents encouraging her work ethic. "Hard work has been the cornerstone of my success," [...]

OEC CTO Kathy Golden Speaks to Coding Bootcamp Students2016-08-05T12:55:24+00:00

We Can Code IT represents at The Hill & Microsoft’s Policy Discussion on Computer Science Education

2016-07-21T01:26:18+00:00

We Can Code IT instructor, Lauren Holloway, speaks on The Workforce of the Future: A Policy Discussion on STEM and Computer Science Education Cleveland's own We Can Code IT speaks at The Workforce of the Future: A Policy Discussion on STEM and Computer Science education. The panel, consisting of We Can Code IT instructor Lauren Holloway, Microsoft Executive Vice President Peggy Johnson, and STEM Coalition Executive Director James Brown, will discuss America's long-term global competitiveness as it relates to STEM and Computer Science. Given that 2/3 of jobs in STEM will soon be in the field of Computer Science, our workforce needs to be [...]

We Can Code IT represents at The Hill & Microsoft’s Policy Discussion on Computer Science Education2016-07-21T01:26:18+00:00