As CPO and co-founder of Vidcode, Leandra has helped over 20,000 schools start computer science programs that are centered around students and their interests - not the interests of tech companies. Over 10 million students have been introduced to programming through Vidcode's creative coding platform.
Vidcode is backed by Y Combinator, and has won awards and honors from the Parent's Choice Foundation, SIAA, Maker Fair, SXSWedu, and the US Department of Education, and has been vetted by third-party researchers and organizations like the Education Alliance of Finland. In 2017, Leandra was listed in Forbes 30 Under 30 in Education.
Leandra has given talks and run workshops at the Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit, Columbia University Teachers College, Cornell Tech, Processing Day, Creative Coding Fest, and the MIT Media Lab, and has been highlighted in Forbes, Devex, TechCrunch, and EdSurge