The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. Every student should have the opportunity to learn computer science. It helps nurture problem-solving skills, logic and creativity. By starting early, students will have a foundation for success in any 21st-century career path.
The organization she++ has many great resources that can be used within your classroom, with school counselors, and at parent nights in order to help young women feel more comfortable taking a CS class. In addition, the organization also has a fellowship program that is designed to help communities with limited CS offerings start new programs.