11th November 2014
Young coder goes far after Coolest Projects
But it was. She won a Coolest Project award for making an anti-bullying app with the premise “six things to do if you’re bullied”.
“I made an anti-bullying quiz because I always used to get bullied for being a Traveller,” she said, adding that the app took about three weeks to make and was “easy”.
Backstage at the awards in June, Maughan charmed CoderDojo co-founder Bill Liao. A couple months later, Liao went to her coding club and delivered 30 Raspberry Pis, credit-card sized circuit boards that allow kids to code on any monitor or tablet!