Developing the Workforce for Information Technology in the Bay Area

The Workforce Gap is a result of the Achievement Gap
  • Only 50% of all US high school graduates complete Algebra II or chemistry

  • While unsatisfied demand exists in virtually all IT occupational areas, it is most acute in the high skilled programming and design areas requiring 4 year degrees

  • Student entry into higher education IT fields continues to shrink

Rosalind Hudnell, California Public Affairs Manager, Intel Corporation
Keynote Address, February 7, 2001
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