On this page we’ll be adding positive stories about people doing good with coding, or learning and enjoying new skills to help their community. If you want some good news about computing you’ve come to the right place. This page accompanies our Computing and Society page which highlights problems that have occurred (eg racism embedded in algorithms, ethical concerns about the way in which tech is used).
- UK school hires 10 year old Nigerian tech genius as its new coding instructor (20 July 2020)
Ten year old Emmanuella Mayaki is the after-school coding club teacher at Southfield Primary School who will be responsible for teaching kids her age about the basics of coding.
- Girls and their mums learning coding for equality (18 February 2019)
There are lots of examples of coding workshops for girls / women and mums, here’s one from Australia.
- Microsoft’s pods teach blind children how to code (23 January 2019)