Creating Inclusive Computer Science (CS) Programs for Youth Training Webinar
How can library staff attract girls to their coding and maker programs? This webinar by NCWIT Senior Research Scientist Lecia Barker and Homer, Alaska Youth Services Librarian Claudia Haines describes reasons girls may shy away from these programs and gives some practical advice for identifying target audiences and their influencers, messaging that addresses four important factors that affect involvement, and ways of making programs visible.
Use the links below to view the webinar and accompanying slides:
- Creating Inclusive CS Programs for Youth Video (Part 1)
- Creating Inclusive CS Programs for Youth Video (Part 2)
- Creating Inclusive CS Programs for Youth Accompanying PowerPoint Slides
This resource is part of NCWIT and ALA’s “Community Champion” Learning Series for Libraries, an initiative to connect young women program leaders to public libraries.