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Does Jane Compute?: Preserving Our Daughters' Place in the Cyber Revolution

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A mere 16 percent of all children who go online are girls. Meanwhile, 65 percent of all new jobs require computer proficiency. Does Jane Compute? offers parents and teachers the education and advice they need to help close this gap and ensure that the 19 million girls in American between the ages of seven and 17 will be computer literature.

Table of Contents

  1. pt. 1.Jane @home
  2. ch. 1.Whose computer it it, anyway
  3. ch. 2.Does mom surf the net? mothers and other role models
  4. ch. 3.Wanted: a game for me
  5. ch. 4.My place in cyberspace
  6. pt. 2.Jane @school
  7. ch. 5.Wired classrooms
  8. ch. 6.No boys allowed --

Product Details

ISBN:
9780446673112
Subtitle:
(preserving our daughters' place in the cyber revolution )
Author:
Furger, Roberta
Publisher:
Warner Books, Inc.
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Curricula
Subject:
Social aspects
Subject:
Computers
Subject:
Girls
Subject:
Educational Reform
Subject:
Sexism in education.
Subject:
Girls -- Computer network resources.
Subject:
Educational Policy & Reform
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 208-210.
Series Volume:
12
Publication Date:
c1998
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiii, 210 p.
Dimensions:
8.02x5.26x.63 in. .30 lbs.

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