A 1.4-acre plot of land east of downtown Takoma Park has long been eyed for development. While a neighborhood food co-op has sat on part of it for 20 years, a new plan to redevelop the space envisions restaurants, cafes, a parking garage and office space.
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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.
- 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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