A Mother-Daughter Girls Innovate! Journey

By Lan Yun I have enjoyed going to every one of Girls Innovate’s Mother-Daughter events since 2013 when I met Uyen and learned about this organization. It’s been a great learning experience and sharing opportunity for me and my daughter, Grace. Grace has received many positive influences from peer and senior teen girl leaders at Teen Committee meetings. As a mother coming from the Chinese culture, being a so-called tiger mom, I couldn’t help smiling as I embraced this outcome. It’s almost effortless compared to what I have tried to push before. Grace learned coding skills from the Hack Day series, but her learning was …