Women Code Heroes
Author: Kieren Jameson
All women who learn coding are heroes! At least they are to me. The tech industry is extremely skewed towards men. Women make up 57% of the US workforce, but are drastically underrepresented in info tech. Stats vary, but we make up between 10-23% of programmers, and much smaller numbers for women of color.
These are some of the stats that show that for many reasons it can be difficult for women to break into the world of Coding. But there are some great ways to get started. That’s where we come in!