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gSchool Partnership Kicks Off Again

By: Maura McInerney Published: December 30th, 2013
The sisters of Flair Body Care chat with their gSchool coders.

The sisters of Flair Body Care chat with their gSchool coders.

The students at Galvanize‘s “gSchool” are working hard to learn how to code and work with clients.  Some of the toughest clients they may face are the young entrepreneurs from Young Americans.  These business owners, ages 6 to 14, are working hard to grow their businesses, and would love an online presence.

Nyla and Erika of Ahh 2 J's Lemonade explain all their product types.

Nyla and Erika of Ahh 2 J’s Lemonade explain all their product types.

Over the next two months, gSchool students and Young Americans entrepreneur will work together while learning from each other.

This isn’t the first time for this collaboration.  In Spring 2013, 12 youth businesses received free websites from the gSchool coding students.  You can read about the results here.

Hagan's Hand offers unique greeting cards, and Hagan wants to have them all displayed on his new website.

Hagan’s Hand offers unique greeting cards, and Hagan wants to have them all displayed on his new website.

For the second collaboration, we’ve narrowed things down to just four meetings, and the entrepreneurs had to come prepared with their color ideas, website needs, and more.

Watch all the details below.

 

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