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04/22/2013 05:38 pm ET

Instead Of Taking Your Daughters To Work, Introduce Them To Technology

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Many years ago, when I was a senior in high school, a classmate told me he was planning to study engineering in college. I said, “What’s that?” As a 17-year-old middle-class girl who had access to education, sports, and plenty of extracurricular activities, I had no idea what an engineer did. It wasn’t until I entered college that I encountered computer science classes and ultimately entered the workforce in tech as a software developer.

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