Coding Boot Camp Cleveland Columbus Ohio Finding Her Voice


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 Voice2017-06-02T17:16:55-04:00

Don’t Miss Upcoming We Can Code IT Coding Bootcamp Information Sessions and Interviews!


Stop by for a tour and coding bootcamp info! Are you interested in finding out more about We Can Code IT Coding Bootcamp? Or did you apply to the bootcamp, and now you need to complete the in-person interview portion of the application process? We Can Code IT now has two upcoming dates for a tour of StartMart, a bootcamp informational session, and a group interview. Wednesday, August 17th, 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m Wednesday, August 24th, 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.  These events are free and open to the public, but all attendees are required to register. Please meet a [...]

Don’t Miss Upcoming We Can Code IT Coding Bootcamp Information Sessions and Interviews!2016-08-15T15:23:05-04:00

OEC CTO Kathy Golden Speaks to Coding Bootcamp Students


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 Students2016-08-05T12:55:24-04:00

We Can Code IT Reaches Out at Ingenuity Fest


Over 3,000 people gathered at IngenuityFest in Cleveland, and for the second year in a row, We Can Code IT engaged visitors with our technology outreach program. We delighted guests with our Artificial Intelligence chatbots, Skeletorbot and Zoebot. We enthralled Clevelanders with our Community Glass display. We taught visitors about computational thinking through the programming language, Scratch. The event culminated with Mel speaking as a panelist, explaining the importance of getting girls and women in to tech, at Meet the Makers. Thank you to our amazing volunteers! These wonderful images are provided by Lauren Holloway.

We Can Code IT Reaches Out at Ingenuity Fest2014-09-29T08:45:29-04:00

Minecraft Amusement Park Workshop w/Redstone


This workshop has come and gone. Check out our latest workshop, Make Your Own Haunted House Adventure in Scratch. We will have another one soon, so please sign up for our newsletter for updates! View the Educational Outcomes of this Workshop. Minecraft in Education This workshop is for the girls! Play Minecraft and learn logic skills while doing it. It's a bit like hiding peas in the mac and cheese. Girls, ages 8+, love it because they are creating theme-park like rides in Minecraft. You'll love it because they are learning the fundamental logic structures behind programming and engineering while they [...]

Minecraft Amusement Park Workshop w/Redstone2020-05-04T16:26:37-04:00

Scratch: Make Giga Walk


Girls in STEM: Scratch Tutorials Girl to girl. Mira's Scratch Programming tutorials aimed at kids. Mira shows kids how to code and animate the character, Giga, so she walks across the screen. It's easy to learn to code! Scratch is free and is used online. Just go to the Make Giga Walk Animation! Press the green flag to start. Press the red stop sign to stop. Remix the Code! Make your own version, based on Make Giga Walk, by following the link to our Scratch project page here!  

Scratch: Make Giga Walk2020-05-04T16:27:35-04:00
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