Here is a brief round-up of information and news that crossed NCWIT's radar recently and which we think will be of interest to you. The practices or content of the news gathered (while not endorsed or vetted by NCWIT) is meant to spark new conversations and ideas surrounding the current diversity statistics and trends in the tech workforce. We encourage you to add your two cents on this month's topics in the comments below.
This morning, the entire NCWIT community has reason to celebrate. President Obama just made a historic call to action that provides all students access to computer science education through policy and financial support. We encourage everyone to amplify and support this announcement within their networks using the hashtag #CSforAll. You can also follow NCWIT social media channels and @whitehouse on Twitter for updates.
The following guest post was given at the White House Office of Science and Technology for the Cybersecurity event on December 3, 2015 by the Honorable Paula Stern, Chairwoman of The Stern Group, Inc. and an NCWIT Policy and Media Consultant.