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Coding Bootcamp Brings New Faces & Perspectives to Engineering

2020-05-04T15:28:31+00:00

March 9, 2015 will mark a monumental day for Cleveland's tech industry, as we kick off our first women-only coding bootcamp. Our 3-month immersive women-only coding bootcamp will provide women with...

Coding Bootcamp Brings New Faces & Perspectives to Engineering2020-05-04T15:28:31+00:00

How to Become a Web Developer

2020-04-23T16:04:57+00:00

Learn the skills you need to know to become a web developer. I'll share everything I know. Nearly 20 yrs later, I have yet to stop learning.

How to Become a Web Developer2020-04-23T16:04:57+00:00

We Can Code IT Coding Bootcamps To Launch in Cleveland

2020-05-04T15:16:09+00:00

Social Good Organization Empowers Women and Diverse Populations in Tech FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --  January 30, 2015 -- Cleveland, Ohio -- We Can Code IT, a Cleveland-based social good organization empowering women and diverse populations in technology, will begin offering full- and part-time coding bootcamps in the spring. We Can Code IT teaches  high-demand tech skills to low- to moderate- income earners, increases diversity in tech, and helps alleviate poverty through education and employer partnerships. The bootcamps will take place in We Can Code IT’s Midtown (Cleveland) location. Coding bootcamps immerse students in the most in-demand programming languages and technologies over [...]

We Can Code IT Coding Bootcamps To Launch in Cleveland2020-05-04T15:16:09+00:00

The Decline of Women in Technology

2015-01-29T11:38:39+00:00

Only 12% of all computer science graduates are women, but it wasn't always this way. See what happened & how we will change the face of IT.

The Decline of Women in Technology2015-01-29T11:38:39+00:00

Computational Thinking Party Empowers Girls in Computer Science

2020-05-04T15:40:53+00:00

Workshop Teaches Girls Computational Thinking and Computer Science What happens when when you pair together a 13-year-old girl and a 6-year-old girl to program together? A lot of learning! On Saturday, January 24th We Can Code IT hosted a Make Your Own Virtual Pet workshop at a residence in Richmond Heights. Ten girls participated. Their age ranges were a bit of a challenge since teens learn at a different pace than children under the age of ten, so we paired the younger girls with older girls to see what would happen. The result? The older girls loved showing the younger girls loved [...]

Computational Thinking Party Empowers Girls in Computer Science2020-05-04T15:40:53+00:00

IT’s For Girls — Girls in STEM

2014-12-13T15:20:27+00:00

  We Can Code IT Mentors Northeast Ohio 8th Grade Girls On Tuesday, December 9th, We Can Code It mentored girls at IT's For Girls, an event in which 8th grade girls from school districts in Northeast Ohio get together to participate in STEM projects and meet professional women in tech fields. The annual day-long event provides middle school girls with information and incentive to pursue their interests in STEM-related subjects and IT careers. The  program is presented by and takes place at Cuyahoga Valley Career Center. It includes six different STEM activities for the girls, including 3D printing and math activities. [...]

IT’s For Girls — Girls in STEM2014-12-13T15:20:27+00:00

You Don’t Look Like a Programmer

2020-05-04T16:07:48+00:00

After talking about the weather, one of the easiest ways to strike up a conversation with someone is to ask them "what do you do?" Like you, I've been asked this a lot. I don't know what kind of responses you get, but one of the top ten I receive is, "Really? You don't look like a programmer!" I usually smile, and try to find something witty to say, often asking them in return what they think a programmer should look like.

You Don’t Look Like a Programmer2020-05-04T16:07:48+00:00