Category Archives: Motivation

Parents warned of unknown person texting middle school students to meet-up: Four Quick Tips to Keep Kids Safe Online

  Parents of middle school students in Wall Township, New Jersey received letters warning them about “a person sending text messages to our students under the guise of a teenage girl named Alainai.”  The letter informs parents that through texting, … Continue reading

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Learn to Code – Sisters Code Weekend Website Warrior Course

Registration is open until Thursday, May 28, 2015 for Sisters Code’s Weekend Website Warrior Course.  This class is for beginners, where you will learn in a fun and interactive environment. This class is for women ages 25 – 85, as … Continue reading

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Video: Sisters Code featured on MSNBC’s Home Grown Detroit with Joy Reid- Bridging the Gender Gap in Technology

Marlin Page, founder of Sisters Code, speaks with Joy Reid about efforts to close the gender gap in coding and emerging technologies.  

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Detroit Based Sisters Code collaborates with the Ford STEAM Lab and #YesWeCode to bring Silicon Valley to Detroit

Ford STEAM Lab, a Ford Motor Company Fund program, to host a hackathon for 100 middle school students to learn software coding skills, develop solutions to education reform Ford is collaborating with California-based #YesWeCode and Level Playing Field Institute, and … Continue reading

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24% of young people have sent a naked photo to someone they know online

Anti-bullying organization, Ditch the Label has released its annual report on how people aged 13-25 are currently using and abusing smartphone technology.   The results are comprised from a sample of 1000+ young people from the United Kingdom and uncovers new … Continue reading

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