GIRLS FOR TECHNOLOGY INC
Girls For Technology is seeking volunteers to teach coding to low-income youth girls in the Greater Hartford area. We are committed to empowering the next generation of girls to explore opportunities to become tomorrows leaders in STEM. Girls For Technology instructors will teach:
- HTML & CSS coding
- App creation for iOS and/or Android
Group size is a maximum of 20 youth between the ages of 10 and 18(depending on school location. This is an after-school program and volunteers must be comfortable working with youth from various socio-economic backgrounds. Resources necessary to perform volunteer functions will be provided by Girls For Technology.
* Teachers are encouraged to apply. Serious inquiries only.
About GIRLS FOR TECHNOLOGY INC
750 Main St, Suite, HARTFORD, CT 06103, US
Empowering the next generation of girls to explore opportunities to become tomorrows leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Girls For Technology, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization after-school program committed to closing the gender gap within STEM fields one girl at a time. We provide after-school, summer enrichment programs, and workshops for under-served, under-represented adolescent girls ages 11-17 in Greater Hartford, CT school district, and neighboring towns. Our main focus is to peak girls’ interest in technology and engineering. During the summer we offer STEM-ulating activities. At GFT, members have access to mentoring, tutoring, homework help, hands-on project based STEM activities, team building, field trips, public speaking training and leadership development. We partner with schools and other community providers to inspire girls to realize their potential in the fields Technology and Engineering.