NPR When Women Stopped Coding in 1980′s: As we repeat the same mistakes
Posted: October 30, 2014 on Computing Education Blog
The NPR Planet Money segment cited below is excellent. I’m really glad that they reached out to Jane Margolis and Telle Whitney to get the history right.
The question that they don’t address in the segment is, “Why did the classes get so much harder in the mid-1980’s that only the boys who were playing with PCs could succeed at them?”