The road to gender balance in tech is paved with code. ~@elizakern
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Eliza mentions a good set of "women who code" groups, and notes
According to the National Center for Women & Information Technology, women made up only 14 percent of computer science graduates at major research universities in 2010. Yet there’s a huge need for programmers and IT professionals, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimating that those occupations will grow by 22 percent between 2010 and 2020, and a war going on among Silicon Valley startups for the best talent.
We can do better. We MUST do better.