Our Goal is to build a vibrant eco-system of student-run coding clubs in secondary schools throughout Africa
CodeJIKA has 3 Pillars:
Eco-system of student-run coding clubs.
An online platform to learn coding online for FREE.
A media campaign to advocate coding in every
How coding clubs benefit the school:
1. SCHOOL BENEFITS:
Join a Network of forward-thinking Schools teaching
Students take part in awards and win prizes.
Excitement and school innovation increases.
2. LEARNER BENEFITS:
Learners take responsibility for the club and lab.
Career Opportunities post graduation.
Girls coding and pursuing STEM.
Rocketing coding Superstars.
3. ACADEMIC BENEFITS:
Pass rates increase on CAT.
Enrollment rates increase on
Dropout rates decrease on
ICT comprehension and
School’s confidence to offer
the CAT elective increases.
Why Coding in Schools?
ABOUT CODE FOR CHANGE
Code for Change is building an eco-system of coding skills and digital entrepreneurs in secondary schools to help build the new South African economy.
An activist organization (previously Change the World Trust) that believes “Youth have all the idealism, enthusiasm, energy and intellect needed to transform society today”, they just need the tools and someone to say “I believe in you.” That’s our job – Join us!