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