We Use Art to Increase the Number of
Girls Studying Computer Science
Code/Art is a non-profit whose mission is to increase the number of girls studying computer science by delighting and inspiring them with the creative possibilities of computer programming. We strive to put young women, particularly young women from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, on track for future tech careers by providing welcoming early coding programs that focus on art, creativity and social good.
We have reached over 6,568 girls to date!
Girls taught Code/Art lessons by K-12 Teachers trained by Code/Art
After school CodeHER Clubs & Coding Workshop Participants
Annual Coding Competition Contestants
Through art-infused coding programs, Code/Art provides fun and welcoming early coding opportunities for girls.
Our key programs include: 1) weekly CodeHER Clubs for girls in grades 3-8, 2) Future Tech LeadHERS for girls in grades 8-12, 3) annual coding competition for girls in grades 3-12, 4) Code/Art Fest, our annual all-day coding conference for girls and K-12 educators, and 5) professional development for K-12 STEAM teachers, where we provide training, curriculum, and classroom support to empower teachers to introduce computer science skills to their students in a fun and creative way through Creative Coding lessons.
Coding Clubs & Workshops
Online and in-person coding clubs where girls learn web development, mobile apps, 3D modeling, game design, and code their own artwork in community!
Train-the-trainer workshops for K-12 art and technology teachers to learn Code/Art’s introductory lessons in order to implement them into their classrooms.
Code/Art Fest & Competition
Annual event highlighting the achievements of young female coders and increasing awareness of opportunities in Computer Science careers.
We are excited to announce that Code/Art is one of 30 organizations that AstraZeneca will be supporting as part of the “ACT on Health Equity: Community Solutions Challenge”, directly benefiting our Future Tech LeadHERS Program! Code/Art has been...
We’re honored to have been featured in the The Miami Herald this month through a wonderful piece written by Nancy Dahlberg. The article highlights Code/Art’s mission to increase the number of girls studying computer science by merging tech and art,...
MIAMI, FL, October 20, 2021 - Code/Art today announced it will be expanding its award-winning Intro to Creative Coding Professional Development (PD) program to five key cities with support from the PPG Foundation. The $43,500 grant will be used to...