What are the social and cultural perceptions that hold women back from pursuing computer science as an area of study? How can we encourage more girls to pursue careers in computer science and other STEM careers?
Those are two of the questions Play-i answers in its new infographic, “How Girls Hold Themselves Back from Pursuing Computer Science.” The declining number of women in science, technology, engineering and math careers is a sign of a larger problem.
You can learn more about the gender gap in STEM careers by following the links below and seeing some more enlightening infographics:
The full infographic from Play-i is shown below.
What steps do you think should be taken to change the ratio in the computer science field in order to close the gender gap?