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Monday, December 9 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Teaching Girls to Code and Change the World

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At Girls Who Code, we believe that all girls are capable of making a positive impact on the world through computer science. That is why we are leading the movement to close the gender gap in technology and change the image of what a programmer looks like and does. Join Amy Layman, Regional Partnership Coordinator at Girls Who Code, as she talks about how to inspire and equip girls in your community with the computing skills, bravery, and resilience they need to succeed in the 21st century.

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Amy Layman

Regional Partnership Coordinator, Girls Who Code
After four years in the classroom working as a math specialist, I realized that gendered beliefs about math and science were happening far earlier than I anticipated. I became passionate about making sure every student saw themselves as a mathematician. My experience in the classroom... Read More →

Monday December 9, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
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