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Founded by teen, nonprofit Project CODEt hopes to close gender gap

HERNDON, Va. — Hunched over their computer screens, faces bright with interest, students at Rachel Carson Middle School got a leg up on their computer skills on Saturday at a coding workshop.

“It’s really interesting,” gushed 14-year-old Mahi Nair. “I’ve never really done any coding before, and it’s really cool to learn how to use it with fashion, biology and gaming.”

Nonprofit Project CODEt hosted the workshops. The organization’s founder and CEO, 16-year-old Rupali Dhumne, says she started it because she noticed when she looked around at Thomas Jefferson High School for […] Read more

You’re Invited: CODEt Day!

WHO? Run by the Project CODEt Team!

WHAT? An all-day event emphasizing the topic of CS+X.

WHEN? January 16, 2016 from 12:30 to 6:00 pm.

WHERE? Rachel Carson MS, 13618 McLearen Rd, Herndon, VA 20171

WHY? To further our ultimate goal of encouraging and fostering interest in Computer Science.

All Middle students who are interested in learning about CODEt and CS+X are invited to attend CODEt Day, half-day workshop at Rachel Carson Middle School! Learn about CS + Biology, CS + Fashion, or CS + Gaming, plus attend a speaker session and expo! No previous computer experience is required!

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