Inspiring Girls to Code

We Use Art to Increase the Number of

Girls Studying Computer Science

Code/Art is a non-profit whose mission is to increase the number of girls studying computer science by delighting and inspiring them with the creative possibilities of computer programming. We strive to put young women, particularly young women from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, on track for future tech careers by providing welcoming early coding programs that focus on art, creativity and social good.

 We have reached over 6,568 girls to date!

Girls taught Code/Art lessons by K-12 Teachers trained by Code/Art

After school CodeHER Clubs & Coding Workshop Participants

Annual Coding Competition Contestants

Through art-infused coding programs, Code/Art provides fun and welcoming early coding opportunities for girls.

Our Programs

Our key programs include: 1) weekly CodeHER Clubs for girls in grades 3-8, 2) Future Tech LeadHERS for girls in grades 8-12, 3) annual coding competition for girls in grades 3-12, 4) Code/Art Fest, our annual all-day coding conference for girls and K-12 educators, and 5) professional development for K-12 STEAM teachers, where we provide training, curriculum, and classroom support to empower teachers to introduce computer science skills to their students in a fun and creative way through Creative Coding lessons.

Coding Clubs & Workshops

Online and in-person coding clubs where girls learn web development, mobile apps, 3D modeling, game design, and code their own artwork in community!

Professional Development

Train-the-trainer workshops for K-12 art and technology teachers to learn Code/Art’s introductory lessons in order to implement them into their classrooms.

Code/Art Fest & Competition

Annual event highlighting the achievements of young female coders and increasing awareness of opportunities in Computer Science careers.

CodeYourSelf Annual Competition

New “On the Go” Theme! Project deadline: February 18, 2022

Code/Art News

Code/Art Joins the National CSforALL Commitments Movement

Code/Art Joins the National CSforALL Commitments Movement

New York, NY, October 19, 2021—Following an unprecedented year marked by the COVID-19 pandemic, today’s virtual 2021 CSforAll Summit announces and lifts up 191 CSforALL Commitments from 115 organizations made by our member community. During this...

Creative Coding Camp for Girls! August 9-13

Creative Coding Camp for Girls! August 9-13

Join us [virtually] this August for Code/Art's first-ever weeklong creative coding camp for girls in grades 3-6!  Campers will learn game design, coded art, 3D modeling and create animations. *This camp is best for girls with little to no coding...

Code/Art Testimonials

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