Executive Summary: Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women’s Success in Engineering and Computing


More girls than ever before are studying and excelling in science and mathematics. Yet the dramatic increase in girls’ educational achievements in these fields has not been matched by similar increases in the numbers of women working as engineers and computing professionals. The report Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women’s Success in Engineering and Computing takes a closer look at the two STEM fields where the jobs are but women aren’t and advises what we can do to add women.

Use this executive summary to learn and share some of the key findings and recommendations of the report and spark action in your community. Download the executive summary as a companion piece to the full report, or order copies online for your event.

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