Code Club Ukraine is a leader in the speed of opening free programming clubs
Code Club Ukraine is the leader in the speed of opening free programming clubs among 180 countries of our international IT community! This was announced by Victoria Tigipko, founder and managing partner of the venture fund TA Ventures, president of the Odessa International Film Festival, founder of Code Club Ukraine.
– Among more than 15,000 volunteers of the initiative around the world, 10% will soon fall on the Ukrainian branch. Our goal for the coming years is to teach 100,000 children coding. So far, 30,000 young coders have become our students, - said Victoria Tigipko.
Last year, we were the first to introduce the practice of online intensives and, more successfully than all the countries that joined the Code Club, completely switched to online quarantine. Hundreds of children expressed a desire to spend a vacation and learn coding skills.
This summer we have opened even more groups and expanded our areas of study, for example, courses in interesting mathematics, author's courses in 3D modeling, Java, etc.!
Summer School 2021 has collected:
150 groups, of which 87 online and 63 offline;
1084 students - 679 boys and 405 girls!
And in this way the educational initiative is supported by leading Ukrainian companies, in particular, TASKOMBANK, Uklon, TAS Life. After all, they understand from their experience how important access to knowledge, motivation to learn and self-improvement are.
– When you invest in something right, you always get something right, – emphasizes Borys Rafalovych, Director of TASKOMBANK's Retail Sales Department. – 30 thousand children who have already studied at Code Club Ukraine. Is it a lot or a little? This is a whole town of IT people! And soon there may be a metropolis of Ukrainian specialists. So a huge thank you to the teachers who share their knowledge for free.