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self.TaughtCoder: Where are the women coders?

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29 U.S. Code § 2501 - Findings; statement of purpose

(a) FindingsThe Congress finds that—

(1) United States Employers now and for the remainder of the 20th century will face a dramatically different labor market than the one to which they have become accustomed;

(2) two in every three new entrants to the work force will be women, and to meet labor needs such women must work in all occupational areas including in apprenticeable occupations and nontraditional occupations;

(3) women face significant barriers to their full and effective participation in apprenticeable occupations and nontraditional occupations;

(4) the business community must be prepared to address the barriers that women have to such jobs, in order to successfully integrate them into the work force;

(b) purpose is to encourage employment of women in all areas of business, tech and non-tech, and offer

(1) outreach and orientation sessions at 1446 Market Street in San Francisco are designed to recruit women into an employers’ apprenticeable occupations and nontraditional occupations;

(2) training to prepare women for occupations or nontraditional occupations; See http://onetonline.org

(3) ongoing orientations for employers, unions, and workers on creating a successful environment for women in all occupations;

(4) support group and facilitate networks for women in nontraditional occupations on or off the job site to improve their retention;

Separate from creating your own app, the team will develop

(5) a local computerized data base referral system to maintain a current list of tradeswomen who are available for work;(

Graduates can serve as a liaison between tradeswomen and employers and tradeswomen and labor unions to address workplace issues related to gender.

SMS text 415-373-6767 with any specific questions.

NOTE 1: Must have an AWS developer account to use the co-working space for free

NOTE 2: All genders are welcome to participate.

For information about regular training, visit: http://selftaughtcoder.herokuapp.com

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