Archive for the ‘diversity’ Category

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While efforts are slow-going, employees believe they’re making a big impact on their teams already. So says Atlassian’s 2017 State of Diversity Report that surveyed 1,400 IT pros. Eighty-three percent of those surveyed said their company was already diverse, while 79% believed their teams represented a diverse community.

Read:  Tech fields still have a way to go when it comes to diversity  at http://www.itmanagerdaily.com/tech-fields-still-way-go-comes-diversity/ to learn more.

Read “Black and white students score far apart on a new test of technology skills” at http://www.chalkbeat.org/posts/us/2016/05/17/black-and-white-students-score-far-apart-on-a-new-test-of-technology-skills/#.Vz2cFZMrI6X

An interesting discussion of how native languages shape the experience of internet use.  Read “The digital language barrier: how does language shape your experience of the internet?” at http://www.theguardian.com/education/ng-interactive/2015/may/28/language-barrier-internet-experience