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DIY Girls: Electronics, Coding and Hands-on Making Program for Girls

DIY Girls: Electronics, Coding and Hands-on Making Program for Girls | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“ Help us grow our programs so we can reach more girls and provide them with hands-on opportunities to create with technology while learning about tech careers (Any1 interested?"@DIYGirls: We want 2 teach girls to program an #Arduino.”
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Google’s Code Girl documentary now on YouTube, inspires women to code

Google’s Code Girl documentary now on YouTube, inspires women to code | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
Code girl captures the journey of these girl coders and aims to highlight the lack of women in the tech industry
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New Programs Empower Girls in Computer Science

New Programs Empower Girls in Computer Science | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
Some technology businesses and non-profits are rising to the challenge of encouraging more girls to consider computer science careers, unveiling long-term
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Meet the engineer inspiring young women to enter STEM

Meet the engineer inspiring young women to enter STEM | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
Kris Harrison has doubled the number of girls applying for work experience at her company. She tells Eleanor Muffitt how - and why - she's done it
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Computer science now top major for women at Stanford University | Reuters

Computer science now top major for women at Stanford University | Reuters | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“Computer science has for the first time become the most popular major for female students at Stanford University, a hopeful sign for those trying to build up the thin ranks of women in the technology”
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"Girl Power" STEMS up at AUT - Auckland stuff.co.nz

"Girl Power" STEMS up at AUT - Auckland stuff.co.nz | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“Female high school students are learning about university opportunities through GirlTech at AUT South.”
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Is STEM education working, especially for women? | The Edvocate

Is STEM education working, especially for women? | The Edvocate | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“STEM education has been around since the 1990s but women still make up too small a percentage of those who graduate with these degrees and pursue these careers.”
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WHAT ELSE CAN I DO TO ENCOURAGE GIRLS TO CODE?

WHAT ELSE CAN I DO TO ENCOURAGE GIRLS TO CODE? | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it

We’ve made this resource to give you the answers you need to have a conversation about Computer Science (or CS)—what it is, why it matters, and what girls can do with it.


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Why we need more women in tech (infographic)

Why we need more women in tech (infographic) | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“More women are in education than ever, but the numbers pursuing STEM subjects are actually falling. Why is this happening? | Women in tech”
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15-year-old girl creates computer science nonprofit

15-year-old girl creates computer science nonprofit | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
[Fairfax Times] Organization empowers females in male-dominated field
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Kate Doodson : Women and Technology

“Kate Doodson, Executive Director at Cosmic UK, discusses getting more women into technology.”
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Women of the Code: why more girls should study computer science

Women of the Code: why more girls should study computer science | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“ Computer science jobs are plentiful and well paid and can offer career flexibility and chances to work from home. So why do so few women choose to study computer science?”
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Girls Inc. of Long Island at CA Tech STEM Day-- Fun with Edison Robots!

Girls Inc. of Long Island visited CA Technologies in Islandia for a STEM Day workshop and career panel. Here they are with Edison Robots! While women are pur...
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5 Ways to Get More Women in STEM: Mentoring, Motivation, Mistakes

5 Ways to Get More Women in STEM: Mentoring, Motivation, Mistakes | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
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How to get more girls (seriously) interested in computer science

How to get more girls (seriously) interested in computer science | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
Do the current stereotypes keep women from entering computer science?
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The Try Guys Try Coding With Girls Who Code

“We’re doin’ lines… of code.” Check out more awesome videos at BuzzFeedVideo! http://bit.ly/YTbuzzfeedvideo MUSIC Super Power Up Licensed via Warner Chappell...
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Video: 'Girls Who Code' Talk About the Inspiration | Womens eNews

Video: 'Girls Who Code' Talk About the Inspiration | Womens eNews | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
For one teen in this video it's the chance to work on something to help Alzheimer's disease. For another it's the idea of making technology geared to girls and women. Reframing the male-dominated stereotypes is helping to fire them all up.
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What it's like to be a woman working in science, and how to make it better

What it's like to be a woman working in science, and how to make it better | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“What is it like to be a woman working in the sciences? While there are hurdles to overcome, there are joys as well. The new SAGE initiative hopes to make STEM even more amenable to women.”
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Who says girls aren't good at STEM?

“Big Bang Theory actress (and neuroscientist) Mayim Bialik: The world will be a better place when there are more women in STEM fields.”
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Women students stick to traditional subjects | Education | The Guardian

Women students stick to traditional subjects | Education | The Guardian | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“Women still favour 'feminine' subjects and careers over engineering, science and maths, despite efforts to change this. Why?”
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What is the Internet of Things worth?

What is the Internet of Things worth? | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“As with computers before, we might have to wait for a surge in productivity for the Internet of Things, write Martin Neil Baily and James Manyika.”
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When Women Stopped Coding

When Women Stopped Coding | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“For decades, the share of women majoring in computer science was rising. Then, in the 1980s, something changed.”
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5 Free and Fun Ways to Get Girls Into STEM | Scholastic.com

5 Free and Fun Ways to Get Girls Into STEM | Scholastic.com | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“Worried about the number of girls entering STEM careers? Read on for books, freebies, and quick ways to raise and maintain a girl's interest in science, technology, engineering, or math. ”
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Mission: getting (and keeping) girls jazzed about programming - Gigaom

Mission: getting (and keeping) girls jazzed about programming - Gigaom | Girls in Computer Science | Scoop.it
“ Much has been written about the need to involve girls in coding but nothing succeeds like getting them excited about using computers as tools to build what they’re interested in or solving their problems.”
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