Silicon Valley

A few pieces on what has been in the press about the the Meritocracy of Silicon Valley.  I am not sure this is building of a new narrative for the dream of a college education. Maybe it is.  The glorification of St. Jobs of iPhone, Silicon Valley and the whole tech industry (with the support of venture capital) has made this industry the Holy Grail for many.   


Let’s Get More Women and Girls to Consider a Role in Technology

How White Male Tech Writers Feed the Silicon Valley Myth of Meritocracy

In Silicon Valley “Meritocracy,” Success Stories Tend to Come From Stanford, Harvard, and MIT

Getting Women into Technology – It’s a talent contest, not a gender war



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