Code Girl.

Contributor(s): Publisher number: 7196275 | KanopyPublisher: Gunpowder & Sky, 2015Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2020Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (108 minutes): digital, .flv file, soundContent type:
  • two-dimensional moving image
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Online resources: Lesley ChilcottSummary: Join high school-aged girls from around the world as they try to better their community through technology and collaboration in this thrilling, heartfelt documentary. By 2017, the app market will be valued at $77 Billion. Over 80% of these developers are male. The Technovation Challenge aims to change that by empowering girls worldwide to develop apps for an international competition. From rural Moldova to urban Brazil to suburban Massachusetts, CODEGIRL follows teams who dream of holding their own in the world's fastest-growing industry. The winning team gets $10K to complete and release their app, but every girl discovers something valuable along the way. *"Focusing on the lack of women in technology, CODE GIRL seeks to make a difference by offering a positive representation of entrepreneurial girls excelling in the field." - Katie Walsh, **Los Angeles Times***
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Lesley Chilcott

Originally produced by Gunpowder & Sky in 2015.

Join high school-aged girls from around the world as they try to better their community through technology and collaboration in this thrilling, heartfelt documentary. By 2017, the app market will be valued at $77 Billion. Over 80% of these developers are male. The Technovation Challenge aims to change that by empowering girls worldwide to develop apps for an international competition. From rural Moldova to urban Brazil to suburban Massachusetts, CODEGIRL follows teams who dream of holding their own in the world's fastest-growing industry. The winning team gets $10K to complete and release their app, but every girl discovers something valuable along the way. *"Focusing on the lack of women in technology, CODE GIRL seeks to make a difference by offering a positive representation of entrepreneurial girls excelling in the field." - Katie Walsh, **Los Angeles Times***

Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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