Show students the diverse set of people who hold CS careers. Make sure it’s clear that there is no one person, or one personality that exemplifies the field.

  • In showing the diverse set of people working in computer science, and building on the enjoyment they take in their careers, you’re helping a wider range of students see themselves enjoying careers involving CS.

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External Source

Unlocking the Clubhouse: Women in Computing by Jane Margolis and Allan Fisher, in Chapter 3: "Computing With a Purpose"