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Coding Workshops for Women (non-profit)

She Codes is a workshop designed to teach basic coding, design and management skills to 10 women.

The first 12-hour workshop takes place Lisbon and we are for looking teachers to expand in other cities around the worlds. She Codes is a non-profit.

Higher ed is struggling to adapt to the modern economy.

Make School is launching a Bachelor in Applied Computer Science degree designed in tandem with industry to prepare students of all backgrounds for jobs at high growth startups.

The degree will take 2-3 years to complete and is the first where students pay tuition as a percent of earnings.

The Mercury News
SAN FRANCISCO - Make School, a for-profit startup in this city's South of Market district, is one of the most unusual schools in the country: It lets students enroll in classes for free if they agree to pay later after they land a job.
TechCrunch
College has failed, or so many Silicon Valley entrepreneurs believe. Not only are tuition costs spiraling out of control, but students are leaving college without the ability to produce ... anything. We are living in the era of code, and yet, college students are graduating barely able to read or wri...
WSJ
Colleges and coding boot camps have come to a sort of truce, marrying a dose of technical skills with a more traditional college course load.
8 Alternatives to Make School Bachelor's Degree in Applied Computer Science

Holberton School

High-quality software engineering education for the many

Holberton School is a 2-year, campus-based program that preps you to launch your career through project-based learning. Here, you'll build your problem-solving skills by tackling real-world challenges alongside your peers. Holberton invests in its students. That's why you don't pay until you land a high-paying job β€” if you don't, it's free.

TechCrunch
Dressed in a Naruto t-shirt and a hat emblazoned with the phrase "lone wolf," Ne-Yo slouches over in a chair inside a Holberton School classroom. The Grammy-winning recording artist is struggling to remember the name of "that actor," the one who's had a successful career in both the entertainment industry and tech investing.
ZDNet
In the late twenty-teens, there's no such thing as enough software engineers. So, the Holberton School, the two-year San Francisco-based college alternative for software engineers, along with District Innovation and Venture Center (DIVC), is opening a new campus in New Haven, Connecticut.
Essence
Paul Morigi/Getty Images Back in 2017, producer and singer-songwriter Ne-Yo announced that he would be teaming up with the Holberton School to bring diversity to the tech school by providing tuition for underrepresented students. Based in San Francisco, the Holberton School uses project-based learning and peer learning to educate future software engineers wi… See more
TechCrunch
Over the course of the last few years, the Holberton School of Witchcraft and Wizardry Engineering has made a name for itself as one of the more comprehensive coding schools. The two-year program trains full-stack engineers with a focus on the basics of engineering and sees itself as an alternative...
Forbes
Peer into the elite technical ranks of companies like Apple, IBM and Tesla, and you'll find a small but growing group of engineers who come from backgrounds far from the typical recruitment hubs of Stanford or MIT. You wouldn't tell it from their work. But their rΓ©sumΓ©s would say cashier, barista and Uber driver.
Nytimes
Bits Each week, technology reporters and columnists from The New York Times review the week's news , offering analysis and maybe a joke or two about the most important developments in the tech industry. Want this newsletter in your inbox? Sign up here . Greetings from the real economy.
8 Alternatives to Holberton School

GirlCrew is a platform for women to make new friends. Not keen on going to a concert solo? Find a crew with us.

Want to book a vacation but your friends are all coupled up? Find a group of girls to travel with here.

The Memo
Fed up of friends who are 'too tired' to go out? So was Dublin's Elva Carri, until, in 2014, she decided to switch around her gender settings on Tinder. Although this meant she was listed as 'male', her bio clarified that she was a hetrosexual woman - and that all she was interested in was ...
NewsComAu
ELVA Carri was sitting at home on a Friday night, devastated she was about to miss a dancing event because all her friends were busy. "My sister and her boyfriend were staying in and another one of my friend's was working. Nobody was free,' Elva said.
The Irish Times
Irish start-up GirlCrew has raised almost $1 million (€810,000) in a seed funding round as the company plans expansion across the United States. Among its investors are LinkedIn chief executive Jeff Weiner, Wrigley chief marketing officer Orla Mitchell, Reddit's director of data science Joe Gallagher, Aegis Corporate Strategy managing director Hazel Hutchins… See more
CNBC
One Friday night a few years back, Elva Carri wanted to go out dancing, but her friends were either too busy or too tired to come out. What Carri decided to do next led to the beginning of what would become an exciting business adventure.
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