Breaking News

One nonprofit's surprising journey to teach girls how to code in Afghanistan

Inside a hot-pink classroom glowing with sunlight, 20 teen girls sit at refurbished desktop computers, tapping at their keyboards with laser focus.  They’re all coding — and it’s a rare scene, considering the gender gap in technology around the world. But there’s something additionally unexpected about this classroom: the teen girls inside live in Afghanistan, where cultural norms have historically blocked girls from school overall, let alone tech-based education.  SEE ALSO: 8 ways you can…

Please click the link below to view full content:

Source – Mashable:
One nonprofit's surprising journey to teach girls how to code in Afghanistan

Check Also

Wikipedia cofounder Jimmy Wales's quest to fill the internet with real facts and stories

Jimmy Wales may be the reason you survived college, or book club, or a date. ...