- March 8, 2018
- Posted by: Admin
- Category: Announcements
Ministry of Public Telecommunications in collaboration with National Center for Educational Resource Development (NCERD)
GUYANESE GIRLS CODE
Aim: To increase the number of Guyanese women in Guyana’s ICT sector by teaching young girls to code/programme in order to empower them to innovate and create the technology that can change their world.
Guyanese Girl Code is a FREE 12-week pilot programme for 1st to 3rd Form girls in Guyana to learn beginners’ coding/programming. Applicants are not required to have previous experience coding/programming but must be proficient computer users. Class sessions will take place once a week on Saturday in Georgetown. In order to participate in this programme, applicants must be able to commit to attending the entire 12-week programme. Our attendance policy allows for two absences.
Space is very limited and applicants will be accepted on a first come basis. Please note that the deadline to submit applications is 29 March, 2018.