Computer Science Can Make The World More Beautiful
June 28, 2014
Less than 1% of girls are interested in Computer Science.
Made with Code was started to help increase the number of women in Computer Science and close the gender gap in the tech industry. They want to inspire young girls and show them that Computer Science can make the world more beautiful. THeir website offers resources and projects for kids to teach them how to code.
Google is investing $50 million into the program. Made With Code is partnered with role models and companies such as Chelsea Clinton, Mindy Kaling, MIT Media Lab, Girl Scouts of the USA, Girls Inc., Girls Who Code, the National Center for Women and Information Technology, and TechCrunch.