EMPOWERING THROUGH DOING, GIZMO-CDA,INC COEUR D' ALENE'S MAKERSPACE BUILDS CREATIVE CONFIDENCE AND CURIOSITY
Through a series of digital puzzles & challenges, this free interactive event introduces students to the field of cybersecurity.
There is a global shortage of cybersecurity professionals, in particular, female professionals; by the year 2022, a projected two million jobs will be left unfulfilled in this critical field.
Girls Go Cyberstart
3:45 - 5:45 PM
Grades 9 - 12
This will be a Phase One event challenge for the nation-wide CyberStart competition. Idaho is one of 26 states participating in this event, administered by the SANS institute. During the competition, students will learn skills including cryptography, web vulnerabilities, the Linux operating system, and coding in Python. Don't need prior experience to participate.