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What Makes Girls Fall In Love With Code?

Sydney Programming School teaches kids how to code.

So perhaps the best way to get a girl interested in computers is simply to put them in front of her as often and as early in life as we do for her male counterparts — and even more importantly, encourage her to approach computers as a producer, rather than as a consumer. As Maria Klawe put it in the video, “One of the things I hate about the current state of things is people think of technology as something you use, but not something you create.”

Indeed, that’s a mindset people of all ages and genders would do well to change.

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