Session 5L: The Joys and Challenges of Outreach in CS Education to Low-Income Populations
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Fri Mar 13, 2020
Portland Ball Room 256


Teaching computer science to low-income populations is critical to building a more diverse workforce. However, it has added challenges including limited resources and greater diversity in academic backgrounds. You'll hear a variety of perspectives ranging from experiences building programs for low-income K-12 students to teaching incarcerated adults at county jails.

Nupur Garg Software Engineer, Google
Regine De Guzman STEM Instructor, Dreams for Schools
EJ Jung University of San Francisco
Theresa Migler California Polytechnic State U