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Creating Inclusive CS Programs for Youth (Part 2)

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Creating Inclusive CS Programs for Youth (Part 1)

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K-12 Huddle: Back to School and Virtual Resources

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2006 NCWIT Innovation and Diversity Town Hall, featuring U.S. Senator Barack Obama

NCWIT held its first-ever Innovation and Diversity Town Hall, co-sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF), at the National Academy of Sciences on May 17, …

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NCWIT 2012 Summit - Plenary 1, Nora Newcombe

NCWIT 2012 Summit – Plenary 1, Nora Newcombe

NORA NEWCOMBE: Okay, well thank you very much. It’s really a pleasure to be here. I remember well that panel where I met Lucy. And, …

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NCWIT 2012 Summit – Orientation

LUCY SANDERS: Hello, everyone. My name is Lucy Sanders and I’m the CEO of NCWIT. And, before I came to NCWIT, which is housed at …

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Top 10 Ways to Recruit Underrepresented Students to Your Undergraduate Computing Program

Recruit strategically to attract a diverse range of students to your undergraduate computing program.

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Moving Beyond Computer Literacy: Why Schools Should Teach Computer Science

Computer Science (CS) — not computer literacy — underlies most innovation today, from biotechnology to geoscience to national security. Computer science teaches students design, logical …

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¿Por qué deberían los jóvenes considerar carreras en computación y tecnología de la información?

Spanish version of Why Should Young People Consider Careers in Computing and Information Technology? ¿Qué debe decirle a un joven acerca de las carreras de TI? …

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Why Should Young People Consider Careers in Computing and Information Technology?

What should you tell a young person about IT careers? How can they prepare now for a career in IT? Created for school counselors by …

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NCWIT 101: Introduction to Diversifying Undergraduate Computing Programs

This self-guided course is designed for computing and information technology faculty and administrators who are beginning work on diversifying undergraduate computing programs or are trying to …

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Intersectionality in Tech 101

Intersectionality is a critical and necessary concept to develop effective programs to broaden the participation of women and girls in computing. This resource provides a …

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