Empowering girls to explore technology is as simple as celebrating curiosity and a passion for building, experimenting, tinkering, and inventing. Check out these two very cool companies that are encouraging young women to pursue interests in tech. Linkitz empowers girls to explore technology and build amazing projects. “It’s a set of electronic components, or links, that snap together in different combinations to make unique, fun, wearable toys. With a set of links,… Read More

I am really excited to share a post about the new community Makerspace in Toronto — OPENING SUMMER 2015!! “Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned expert, a kid or an adult, STEAMLabs is your entry point into the world of high tech making. We have the digital fabrication tools you need, and the skill training to show you how to use them. Come try your hand at the technologies of… Read More

“We Day is the movement of our time, empowering a generation of young global citizens through an inspirational event and a year-long educational initiative.” And this past year I had a couple of opportunities to take the stage, speaking on the topic of women in technology and the need for positive role models to inspire a generation of young women to the possibilities of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) careers. Sharing… Read More

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