Guest Host: Rebecca Roberts

American companies dominate the software and IT marketplace, but will that last? Educators and industry chiefs say America lacks a good farm system for training computer programmers. Tech Tuesday examines efforts to create and educate our country’s next generation of computer scientists.

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  • Maggie Johnson Director of Education, Google
  • Janice Cuny Director of the Broadening Participation in Computing Program at the National Science Foundation
  • Jane Margolis Senior Researcher, UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies; Author of "Stuck in the Shallow End: Education, Race and Computing" (2008)

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