“Research shows that 66 percent of girls between ages 6 and 12 say they’re interested in computer science. But around adolescence, interest drops off in a major way—only 32 percent of 13- to 17-year-old girls are interested in computer programs, and only 4 percent of college freshmen are. That’s a problem, because by 2020, there will be more than 1.2 million available jobs in tech—and at this rate, women in the U.S. are on track to fill only 3 percent of them.”

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