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at Random Hacks of Kindness Junior

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About me:

I am he founder and executive director of Random Hacks of Kindness Junior, (www.rhokjr.org)  a non-profit organization that provides 4th – 8th grade students an opportunity to collaborate with computer science mentors and community subject matter experts to prototype innovative technical solutions for local non-profit organizations’ real-world challenges.

Prior to launching of Random Hacks of Kindness Junior, Ms. Gans taught computer science at Fraser Woods Montessori School in Newtown, CT. She has served on the board of directors of the Computer Science Teachers Association as their national K-8 representative and has written numerous blog entries about her experiences teaching computer science at the elementary and middle school level.

Ms. Gans is passionate about exposing students to coding and computer science concepts as early as possible and has taught age-appropriate computational skills using Scratch and App Inventor.

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