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Softwares STEM Teachers should not do without

As the modern world becomes increasingly digital , it is paramount to create a new generation of innovators in the STEM field. What separate STEM from the traditional science and math education is the blended learning environment and showing students how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life . Teachers should always search […]

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My WAAW Experience

My name is Olaniyan Wahab Akinjide, a graduate of Geography (Meteorology) and graduate member of Nigerian Institute of Management. I am an Emergency Response Consultant working with Avantgarde Management Services on Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) projects. I saw (S)he hacks Africa boot-camp advert online when I was searching for website design training centers […]

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Announcement: STEM/ICT Teachers Training -For Secondary School Teachers

The WAAW Foundation STEM and Digital Literacy Teachers Training will train 100 trainers who are STEM and ICT secondary school teachers in Abuja, Lagos, and Imo states; Our aim is to develop the Teachers’ professional skills, introduce them to relevant STEM applications that could be adapted for use in the classroom and improve teaching pedagogy. As more […]

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My Tech Internship Experience

Mary Abiodun who is an alumna of She Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp Cohort 3, shares her experience as a software developer intern. Before the internship I had started to learn tech and I was in serious need of an internship – somewhere to put to use all the knowledge I have gathered into doing […]

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My Success Story As A STEM Teacher

Enoch Jacob is an Alumni of the WAAW Foundation’s Teacher training program. WAAW foundation Teachers training objective is to promote inquiry-based learning in secondary education. WAAW Foundation understands that training STEM Teachers is a critical component in ensuring that African girls are trained in STEM. We focus on giving teachers GENDER-SENSITIVE STEM curriculum so teachers can […]

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WAAW receives 2019 ACT Grant Award

  Working to Advance STEM Education for African Women (WAAW) Foundation was awarded a grant of $21,000 from the Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) Foundation for the expansion of the She Hacks Africa Coding Bootcamp program in Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria. This grant will be used specifically to train 300 Nigerian youth on Software Programming, Entrepreneurship […]

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Lagos WAAW Team receives Simi (2019 WAAW Scholar)

It was all fun today when the WAAW Team hosted Ojolo Simileoluwa Johan, a “2019 WAAW Scholar” at the Lagos Office. Simileoluwa, a WAAW Scholarship awardee, is a 300 Level Student of the University of Lagos, studying Civil and Environmental Engineering. She is a high spirited individual, who has excelled through her studies up to the University with […]

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Welcome To Our New Office!

After months of thorough search and difficult work done by some of our colleagues directly involved in organizing the whole process, we have finally moved into our new office. From now on you can find us at 3rd Floor, 117 Apapa Road, via Costain, Ebute Metta, Lagos. You will see this address updated in our […]

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Fully Funded Coding Boot Camp: Abuja and Lagos

She Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp for African Youths Don’t miss this great opportunity!!!  Apply Now  for (S)he Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp Deadline: Application closes 1 week to the commencement of each Cohort. For the second year running, WAAW Foundation in partnership with ACT Foundation has opened up applications for her 2019 “She Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp” […]

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WAAW Foundation at ACT Foundation 2019 Grantee ON-BOARDING TRAINING

  We are delighted to be a Grantee to the ACT Foundation once again in 2019. WAAW Foundation was at the ACT Foundation 2019 grantees on-boarding training on Thursday 11th and Friday 12th April 2019 at the Access Bank Head Office. We are collaborating with ACT Foundation to train 300 Nigerian youths from low income […]

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