Recent News

Many people still don't know about all the great work education nonprofits like Código Ecuador are doing around the world. Please take a minute to get caught up on all the recent achievements in expanding access to technology education.

Coding School

A ‘Coding School’ Seeks to Create New Opportunities in Morocco

February 11, 2019

Accessible Education

Nonprofit Bootcamps Want to Make Coding Accessible to Low-Income Learners

August 18, 2017

Laboratoria Peru

World Bank Reports Benefits of 

Coding Bootcamps Going Global

November 7, 2017

Team Talk

5 tips for working with dev teams in Latin America for the first time

May 7, 2018

Outsourcing software development to teams in Latin America is becoming an increasingly appealing option for U.S. technology firms seeking skilled programmers who are familiar with highly-collaborative software development methodologies, such as Scrum and Agile.

Bootcamps: Raising expectations for girls in math, science and technology

February 24, 2017

Intensive “bootcamp” training programs that develop coding and other computer science skills and directly connect students with jobs are becoming increasingly popular. In the U.S, there are already over 90 bootcamps—and they are taking root in Latin America too, helping to close the region’s skills and gender gaps.

President Barack Obama Praised LaunchCode

March 10, 2015 

Find out how a college dropout was able to find employment at Mastercard Operations & Technology. With the help of nonprofit organizations like Launchcode, this is just an example of how technology can change the lives of high potential women, by providing them with the training they need to compete in today’s workforce.