South Shore middle school girls took a field trip to Microsoft campus in Redmond. The girls were checked in and then seated at tables of eight to ten with computers. The girls spent the morning working on coding a turtle.
South Shore Pre K- 8 and IGNITE hosted Women in Technology Panel’s for our 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Middle school females. The Panel’s consisted of service operations managers from Microsoft, Microsoft engineers, a project manager from Amazon, and a Boeing engineer
4/8/16 Hi All, We had a fabulous day at Microsoft. Thirty-six eighth grade girls attended an advanced programming workshop and it proved to be an exceptional experience. The girls attended the basic programming workshop last year and now
March 10th, 2016 HI All, We had a fabulous trip to Microsoft yesterday, on March 10, 2016. IGNITE girls from South Shore K-8, 36 sixth and seventh graders, traveled to Microsoft for a Teaching Kids Programming(TKP) event. Everyone was excited
April 9, 2015 Hi All, We had a fabulous event today with sixth and seventh grade girls from South Shore K-8. Twenty-six girls filled the computer lab to capacity to learn how to code. Most of them had never coded
May 18, 2014 HI All, We had a fabulous event yesterday with 28 boys from South Shore K-8 middle school. Since some schools choose to do a BYTE (Boys YES Technology Education) program for their young men, we offer similar
Date: February 27, 2014 Hi All, We had a great day at Microsoft with 40 girls from Ballard High School and South Shore K-8 . South Shore K-8 girls visited the Xbox Lab and Ballard HS girls visited the Envisioning Center.
Date: February 13, 2014 Event Summary We had a wonderful day at Microsoft with thirty 7th grade girls from South Shore K-8. The girls wrote their very first line of code. They were so excited about learning how to program
Date: January 22, 2014 Event Summary We had such a fabulous event for 85 girls this week! It was held in the Rainier Beach HS Theatre. We invited the three schools in our south end IGNITE consortium. This consortium is
Date: January 23, 2014 Hi All We had a tremendous event yesterday at Microsoft for girls from South Shore K-8. They got to write their very first line of code! Hearing the excitement when they made the turtle move