Girls Who Code Founder and CEO Reshma Saujani Hosts Event with Newark Public Schools Superintendent Roger León Celebrating Newark Public Schools Commitment to Tech Education for Girls

Newark Public Schools commit to launching a Girls Who Code Club in every school and teaching the organization’s Women in Tech lesson plans December 13, 2018 (Newark, NJ) — Today, Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani and Newark Public Schools Superintendent Roger León are hosting an event at the Rafael Hernandez School in…

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Posted on December 13, 2018
Girls Who Code expands free programming to Canada, the organization’s first international market, to help close the gender gap in technology

The non-profit is opening clubs within grassroots organizations, education departments and libraries across Canada with the support of Morgan Stanley TORONTO, November 7, 2018 — Today Girls Who Code, a non-profit working to close the gender gap in technology, announces its expansion into Canada, the organization’s first international market. Girls Who Code is dedicated to…

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Posted on November 7, 2018
Girls Who Code Releases Digital Visual Album Celebrating Sisterhood, Empowering Girls

THE ALBUM, TITLED SISTERH>>D, INCLUDES TRACK FEATURING POWERHOUSE HIP HOP VOCALIST LIZZO WITH APPEARANCES BY MADAME GANDHI AND SEATTLE’S NORTHSIDE STEP TEAM HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE A REMAKE OF THE FIVE STAIRSTEPS’ 1970 HIT R&B SINGLE “Ooh Child,” NAMED ONE OF ROLLING STONE’S TOP 500 SONGS OF ALL TIME FT. CHIKA, REGAN ALIYAH AND TIFFANY GOUCHÉ ALBUM…

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Posted on October 8, 2018
Girls Who Code Founder and CEO Reshma Saujani and First Lady of Pennsylvania Frances Wolf Host Event Celebrating State’s Commitment to Tech Education for Girls

Pennsylvania will be the first state to promote the non-profit’s Women in Tech Lesson Plans and to track and report gender participation data for computer science classrooms September 25th, 2018 (Philadelphia, PA) — Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani and First Lady of Pennsylvania Frances Wolf will today visit the William D. Kelley…

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Posted on September 25, 2018
Girls Who Code Launches Its First-ever Program Dedicated To Supporting College-aged Women In Technology

Program will launch on 30 college campuses, eventually serving the organization’s more than 13,000 college-aged alumni New York, NY (September 19, 2018) — This fall, Girls Who Code will launch its first-ever program dedicated to supporting college-aged women in computer science: Girls Who Code College Loops. College Loops, hosted on 30 college campuses across the…

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Posted on September 19, 2018
Girls Who Code Releasing Digital Visual Album Celebrating the Power of Sisterhood for International Day of the Girl

FORTHCOMING ALBUM, TITLED SISTERH>>D, WILL FEATURE APPEARANCES FROM INFLUENTIAL WOMEN AND GIRLS FROM AROUND THE WORLD IN ART, TECH, MUSIC, FASHION, POLITICS, AND MORE HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE REMAKE OF THE FIVE STAIRSTEPS’ 1970 HIT R&B SINGLE “O-o-h Child,” WITH NEW LYRICS FOR A NEW GENERATION OF CHANGEMAKERS September 10, 2018 (New York, NY) — Today, Girls…

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Posted on September 10, 2018
Girls Who Code expands to elementary school, introduces free after school Clubs for 3rd-5th grade students

Nonprofit also expands reach of 6-12th grade programs to almost 200,000 girls New York, NY (September 5, 2018) — Girls Who Code will offer a free after school Clubs program for younger students, adding easy-to-use and understand programming for 3rd-5th grade girls. Additionally, Girls Who Code is expanding the 6-12th Grade Clubs program in all…

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Posted on September 5, 2018
Girls Who Code Launches Free In-School Resource to Promote Women’s Representation in Technology

Organization leading efforts to close the gender gap in tech continues pioneering work to promote diversity, inspire girls and women July 31, 2018 (New York, NY) — Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced the nationwide launch of Women in Tech lesson plans. The lesson…

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Posted on July 31, 2018
Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Programs Return to Boston

Boston-area programs part of national push by Girls Who Code to put the organization on track to close the gender gap in entry-level tech jobs by 2027 Boston (July 9, 2018) — Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, today kicks off its 2018 Summer Immersion Program in…

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Posted on July 9, 2018
Girls Who Code Expands Board of Directors with Addition of Phil Shawe

Phil Shawe, CEO of TransPerfect, joins the effort to close the gender gap in tech July 2, 2018 (New York, NY) — Girls Who Code, the national non-profit organization working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced the appointment of Phil Shawe to the organization’s Board of Directors. Shawe is the CEO &…

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Posted on July 2, 2018