Waxhaw Kid Coders endeavors to teach young children coding, programing and STEM centric skills through fun hands-on camps, workshops and group events and is currently in the middle of it’s 2017 Summer Camp season. This week an all girls summer camp during which young girls had the opportunity to learn the basics of coding, and a few in-depth concepts, under the tutelage of Dr. Sharon Jones, 2015 Charlotte Business Journal STEM Teacher of the Year, CPCC Professor, and head of Dottie Rose Consulting. Dr. Jones spent the week working with program participants. Tuesday, Dr. Jones brought in guest female speakers working within Charlotte’s technology industry from Lending Tree, sponsors of the All Girls Summer Camp by providing scholarships for two girls to participate. Four representatives from the company discussed women-centric issues within the workplace with camp participants while encouraging them to pursue their dreams.
To find out more about Waxhaw Kid Coders and upcoming camps, visit http://waxhawkidcoders.com