Girls in IT: The Facts

Girls in IT: The Facts (report)

Girls in IT: The Facts, sponsored by NCWIT's K-12 Alliance, is a synthesis of the existing literature on increasing girls’ participation in computing. It aims to bring together this latest research so that readers can gain a clearer and more coherent picture of 1) the current state of affairs for girls in computing, 2) the key barriers to increasing girls’ participation in these fields, and 3) promising practices for addressing these barriers.

Ways to Use Girls in IT: The Facts

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JPEG Charts and Graphs

The following graphics are available for your use within the greater context of sharing the report. Explanations of each graphic are found within the full report, along with full reference information for the original sources. Note: We ask that you retain the NCWIT copyright and data source information.
Section 1: Girls in IT: What is the current state of affairs?
Section 2: Identifying Barriers: Why the current state of affairs?
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Release Date 
November 30, 2012