The President’s Plan to Make Life Easier for Working Families

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On June 23 2014, President Obama, along with the White House Council on Women and Girls, the Department of Labor, and the Center for American Progress, hosted a Summit on Working Families. The goal of this summit was to find Continue reading The President’s Plan to Make Life Easier for Working Families

Dear Silicon Valley: Here’s how to create more “IT Girls”

Although career opportunities in computing and information technology (IT) are on the rise, representation of women in this sector is actually declining.  That’s a detriment not only to women, but also to the tech industry and society in general.  After Continue reading Dear Silicon Valley: Here’s how to create more “IT Girls”

New Nonprofit Attempting to Close Gender Gap in Technology

When you experience a computer issue at work, thankfully there’s always that handy IT guy you can call. But the IT guy may no longer be a guy anymore if Girls Who Code has its way. A new nonprofit launched Continue reading New Nonprofit Attempting to Close Gender Gap in Technology