Why don't young girls choose careers in science and technology fields? How can we make a difference? We explore the damaging effects of stereotypes and outdated curricula, and cover ways that you can make a difference in evangelizing STEM careers to girls in your life, today.
Originally delivered at the first annual GeekGirlCon on Oct 9, 2011 in Seattle, WA.
This is a longer, more general-purpose version of the original talk I gave at Interaction '11 in Boulder, CO (also available on Slideshare).