Dec 03, 2015

A way to diversify tech? Treat computer class like math - SFGate

Backed by an all-star cast of Silicon Valley executives and nonprofit leaders, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom asked the University of California Academic Senate Wednesday to count high school computer science classes as math classes instead of electives — a move supporters say could help to diversify the tech industry. Turning computer science into a core requirement could eventually pull more women and...

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