Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • September 13, 2019

    TechShopz In A Box™: Free, fun and engaging hands-on tech workshops for teenage girls from TechGirlz

    From middle school through high school years, teen girls express interest in tech-based careers — but also misconceptions and reservations. TechGirlz offers a free and expansive catalog of ‘TechShopz in a Box’ workshops that adult mentors can tap to host fun, engaging and hands-on tech events that introduce teen girls to rewarding career opportunities working with technology. TechGirlz is a nonprofit program operated by Creating IT Futures.
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  • August 7, 2019

    Local High School Students Teaching Technology Class to Middle Schoolers (Colorado)

    Amy Bounds, a K-12 education writer for the Boulder Daily Camera and Longmont Times-Call, covered a story about the TechGirlz Summer Camp held in Colorado. This camp was led by a TechGirlz Teen Advisory Board member, Paige Burns. The article talks with Paige and the other high school volunteers that helped make this camp possible- peer to peer mentorship at its finest!
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  • July 1, 2019

    TechGirlz Inspires Middle School Girls to Create with Technology

    Atlas Corps Fellow Joshua Eyaru examines how TechGirlz — a program of Creating IT Futures —exposes girls to potential tech careers through its Python programming workshops, on the many workshops they offer.
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  • April 1, 2019

    TechSavvy Connects Girls to Technology

    STEM programs and college classes on display during a big day of technology fun
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  • March 5, 2019

    Creating IT Futures Acquires TechGirlz to Inspire Middle-School Girls in Tech

    March may be Women’s History Month and a time to honor achievements of the past, but Creating IT Future is already looking ahead to support the female technologists of tomorrow.
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