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go girl code + create recruitment process

The recruitment process has been happening over the past few months now, recruiting and engaging girls and young women to start this years go girl code + create project 2017! I have been fortunate enough to meet some inspiring and … Continue reading

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Session 34: planning for the ceremony

The session started today with the girls talking about their previous week and sharing what they have done over the recent weekend- JT shared with the group some photos of her cousin’s wedding she had attended Saturday. The girls completed … Continue reading

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Session 33: Go Girl show case at East Oxford Hub

Today the go girls got together  at the East Oxford Hub. The group discussed last weeks event at the symposium and shared their thoughts.The group discussed the next steps for go girl and what needed to be done for the go … Continue reading

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Session 28: Next phase of personal projects

Today we kicked off the session seeing how the girls’ week has been and sharing any updates. Two of the girls have new employment opportunities which is great news and they both will be starting their new roles this week. The group … Continue reading

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Session 25: Go Girl lunch date!

Today the Go Girls went to Bella Italia, Oxford City centre to have lunch and to Celebrate JT’s Birthday and the progress the girls have made to date during the Go Girl group sessions. JT enjoyed her birthday card and … Continue reading

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Go Girls football fitness session with OUFC

The go girls have been doing really well in participating in football fitness sessions- this week the group had a free taster session delivered by Ruth Senior and an OUFC under 18’s player. The group took part in a warm … Continue reading

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Session 19: coding with plastic cups

The group session kicked off with the girls discussing the previous week talking about other projects and programmes they are currently involved in; including training and employment seeking. Today the group took part in coding with plastic cups- we got … Continue reading

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Go Girl’s do football fitness sessions

The Go Girls have been participating in football fitness sessions this January. The football fitness sessions take place in the Barton community centre sports hall every Monday between 2 -4pm. The girls come along and get involved with warm up … Continue reading

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Go Girls Isabelle and Frances accept their Digital Wildfires Award

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Go Girl Xmas Treat

The Go Girls and staff enjoyed a xmas lunch together at Pizza Hut Oxford followed by a trip to the Oxford Play House to watch Alladdin. It was great to have the whole group together before we break for the … Continue reading

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Go Girls go to Ace taster day

The Go Girls were invited to participate in a taster day at Ace training, a specialist construction training center based in Kidlington Oxford. The aim of the taster day was to give girls and young women the opportunity to take … Continue reading

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Session 14: Completing and presenting our Digital Wildfire Projects

Today the Go girls have been working on their individual projects for the Digital Wildfire competition. They have been working in pairs on topics about good and bad social media and events that they have experienced when using social media. … Continue reading

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Go Girl’s 24 hour walk

The Go Girls will be taking part in a 24 hour sponsored walk in partnership with The Children heard and seen charity. Start date: Sunday the 20th of December 2015 at 10am until 10am on Monday the 21st. We will … Continue reading

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