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dressCode is run by passionate volunteers challenging the status quo.
Who we are
Meet the team behind dressCode
Trustee and Computing Science teacher
Computing Science teacher and trustee of dressCode. Over 35 years of teaching experience, innovative and extremely passionate about Computing Science and a true advocate for the subject.
Founder and Computing Science teacher
Computing Science teacher and founder of dressCode Founder of dressCode, aspiring to make a dent in the Computing Science gender gap; aiming to inspire, support and engage pupils. Extremely passionate about teaching Computing Science, particularly getting more girls into this sector.
The work she has done to raise the profile and to support Computing Science as a subject at schools, help inspire the next generation and to help close the gender gap has been recognised by a number of awards. This alone highlights the proven track record dressCode have of notable achievements and impact.
*SWIT Secondary Teacher of the year finalists, 2017 *Cyber Security teacher of the year 2017 *Champion of Champions 2017 *Highly Acclaimed Security Serious Unsung Heroes 2019 *Gender Diversity Champion of the Year 2019 *SWIT Secondary teacher of the year 2018 and 2019 *dressCode, Commendation for Diversity Initiative of the Year, SWIT 2019 *dressCode, Security Educator of the Year, Security Excellence Awards 2019 *dressCode, Security Project of the Year, Security Excellence Award 2019 *dressCode, Diversity in Tech Champion 2019, Scottish Tech Startup Awards *TechWomen100 Award, We are Tech Women 2019 *Cyber Security teacher of the year 2019 *dressCode, Global Game Changers finalists for innovation *Featured in UN #sheinnovates campaign *Winner of Highly Acclaimed Security Serious Unsung Heroes award, 2019 *
She has also been a speaker at many events;
*Tackling the Technology Gender Gap Together 2017 *Keynote speaker at Edutech conference Glasgow 2018, talking about addressing the gender gap in the classroom *STEM Holyrood Scotland conference *EduTech conference, Education Leaders Conference *Women in Tech conference Scotland * Women in Tech *Interrupt19 Festival *MBN Solutions, “If They Can’t See It, They Won’t Be It” *Cyber Scotland Connect, Volume 5, 2019 *PWC #TechSheCan charter Scotland launch, 2019 *IET STEM Dinner