06 Jun '13, 8pm

I have a goal of teaching 10,000 kids to program by 2020. Can you help? #ruby #programming #code

One of the things I’ve been working on over the past few months is getting involved in the Open Source community. My first programming language is Ruby, an Open Source language, and I’ve been getting much more involved in the Raspberry Pi and Arduino communities (both Open Source hardware). I knew I wanted to work with Open Source projects from the beginning of my programming adventure, so I started researching potential opportunities. It’s here that I learned about the various “Summer of Code” opportunities available for women programmers. Beginning when I discovered the GNOME Outreach Program for Women , and continuing through the last week when I found the RailsGirlsSummerofCode , I’ve been researching ways that women very new to programming could get involved with Open Source and also learn dozens of new skills. Simultaneously, I’ve discovered in me a great desire to t...

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