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Deaf Girls Code launch

Monday, 23 July, Hamanskraal – iSchoolAfrica and Tshepiso Mokoena Foundation officially launched their partnership programme, #DeafGirlsCode at Dominican School for the Deaf, Hamanskraal. The programme will start with the training of 10 deaf girls from this school – who will be introduced to the basics of SWIFT. iSchoolAfrica Director, Michelle Lissoos commented at launch, “Coding and computational thinking skills can open up exciting social and economic opportunities for our deaf youth. There is no reason they cannot excel, and be open to exciting new opportunities now and in the future. ”