CyberWatch West member school Coastline Community College in Garden Grove, CA, is hosting a free one-day hands-on cybersecurity event for girls ages 10–18 (5th grade to 12th grade) on Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9 am - 4 pm.

CyberGirlz is a one-day workshop designed to help girls in middle school and high school engage in lessons and activities related to cybersecurity. At past CyberGirlz events, participants have developed programs, animations, and games, engaged in discussions with STEM professionals, and tested their skills in Capture the Flag competitions designed specifically for them.

Below are curriculum and materials developed by San Jose State University and California State Polytechnic University—Pomona. Use them as inspiration for your own CyberGirlz events!

Sample CyberGirlz lessons

Sample CyberGirlz assessment