A High School Girl’s Guide to CS Resources

Recently, I had a Youtube viewer message me asking about what kind of resources they could use to learn more about CS or explore more about the field while in high school. I responded to her with compiled a list of resources I thought would be valuable, and I thought I’d also share them here….

2018 National Award Winner for NCWIT Aspirations in Computing

I have been announced as the 2018 National Honorable Mention of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing for my work founding Girls Can Code, creating SaveBB, organizing library girls coding workshops, and assisting as an intern for the Congressional App Challenge. Thank you to the reviewers, selection committee, and the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing team…

Teaching Perth Amboy Girls Can Code Summer Mobile App Workshop

More pictures from the 3-Day Mobile App Programming workshop I held at the Perth Amboy Public Library (8/9-8/11). Perth Amboy has the 2nd largest Hispanics population in NJ. It was so much fun meeting and getting to know all these girls as well as watching them progress incredibly in their coding skills!

Teaching East Brunswick Girls Can Code Summer Mobile App Workshop

I had a wonderful time teaching a dozen girls coding during the 3-Day Mobile App Programming workshop I held at the East Brunswick Library (8/7-8/9). So many girls came into the workshop having no programming knowledge whatsoever and left knowing how to designing their own mobile app with MIT App Inventor! Here are some pictures…

Girls Can Code Logo and Site Update

It was about time to update the 3 year old logo with higher resolution and while I was at it, I also made new logo ‘graphic’ to represent how we connect with girls all around the world! The GirlsCanCode.net website also got a refreshed with a new, cleaner design.

Girls Can Code Public Library Summer Mobile App Workshops

I will be hosting 3-day Girls Can Code Mobile App Programming Workshops at the East Brunswick Public Library and the Perth Amboy Public Library on (8/7-8/9) and (8/9-8/11) respectively. Sign up for East Brunswick Mobile App Programming Workshop

Technovation Semifinalist – Girls Can Code Team

Congrats to ‘The Power Pixels’ Girls Can Code Junior Team of OHS Middle Schoolers Narmana, Nicole, Beth, Hannah, and Taly for their UN Sustainable Peace goal app Silver Lining! They were just announced as Semifinalist in the 2017 Technovation Challenege, placing in the top 50 internationally out of over 11,000 girls who competed. Having mentored the…

Girls Can Code – The 16th Meeting. Last one in 2016 – 2017

A Year In Review: Technovation Semi Finalist Silver Lining: https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/05/23/congrats-silver-lining-technovation-semifinalist/ Technovation Challenge Submissions: https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/04/27/technovation-challenge-2017/ Meeting Archives: https://itspossiblelab.com/2016/09/30/girls-can-code-meeting-1-3/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2016/10/07/girls-can-code-meeting-2-2/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2016/10/14/girls-can-code-meeting-3/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2016/11/11/girls-can-code-meeting-6/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/01/13/girls-can-code-meeting-9-2/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/01/27/girls-can-code-meeting-10-2/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/02/03/girls-can-code-meeting-11-2/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/02/10/girls-can-code-meeting-12-2/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/04/07/girls-can-code-meeting-15-2/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/04/27/technovation-challenge-2017/ https://itspossiblelab.com/2017/05/12/girls-can-code-last-meeting-2016-2017/ *Given the high demand of additional work that was put into the Technovation submission this year for the club, many unofficial meetings were held to work on partitioned team projects!  …