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WIT : Girls Who Code

Free

with Mayra Ochoa

Calendar Jun 16, 2021 at 12 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Description:  

Girls who code is a club created for women by women that feel underrepresented in tech, workplace, classrooms, and other areas of life. This club provides a safe, supportive and exciting space for female-identified members to take the mystery out of tech, engage in funtivities, get exposed to various career fields while creating an enjoyable community of girls that want to change the way females are represented. 

Tools:

  • We will be using Zoom for virtual teaching. Please make sure you have Zoom installed.
  • We will be using Google Classroom for assignments, so please make sure to have a Google account

Additional Information:

  • If you are not a NEST Member, please register here
  • Bring a friend
  • No prior experience necessary
  • Get exposed to skills from different areas of technology such as; computer programming, information technology, networking, data, design and many others. 

WIT : Tech Squad

Free

with Mayra Ochoa & Franco Sanchez

Calendar Jun 18, 2021 at 2 pm, runs for 12 weeks

Description:

Join Tech Squad, a team that is dedicated to advancing Digital NEST’s mission of providing access to technology for all and helping you break into tech, and careers in tech. Members in Tech Squad learn customer service skills, as well as essential project management and technical skills, to help meet all of our members and staff needs around technology. This summer, Tech Squad will be teaming up with the organization Artists Ink, and lead a collaborative project that will increase internet access to families in Salinas. We will also design and share education resources in digital literacy, and develop a system that will provide ongoing support to struggling families. Tech Squad members will engage in the entire project process, from the initial brainstorming discussions to the final deliverables of our work. Join us and be part of the efforts to improve access to technology in our local communities!

Tools:

  • We will be using Zoom for virtual teaching. Please make sure you have Zoom installed.
  • We will be using Google Classroom for assignments, so please make sure to have a Google account

Additional Information: 

  • Complete community service hours by working in tech squad
  • Get hands-on experience 
  • Tech Squad is like a club membership and not a class. We will be meeting and discussing things frequently.

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