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Creating IT Futures is proud to support the growth of women in the technical field. Several of our organizations are dedicated to doing just that, and this month we're highlighting some stories from those groups about the education of girls and the growth of women in the IT industry.

July 2019

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TechGirlz Inspires Middle School Girls to Create with Technology

Atlas Corps Fellow Joshua Eyaru examines how TechGirlz — a program of Creating IT Futures —exposes girls to potential tech careers through its Python programming workshops, and the many workshops they offer.

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Tech Savvy Event Shows Girls and Women the Fun — as Well as Career Possibilities — Offered by Technology

Our blogger Michelle Lange attended a Tech Savvy event this spring sponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) and created a podcast detailing what she saw and heard.

6 Tips For Women Thinking About A Career In Tech

Women continue to be underrepresented in technical careers. If you’re a curious person, are passionate about innovation, and have an interest in technology, a tech career may be right for you.

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Why Cybersecurity Is a Great Field for Women

Empathy, attention to detail and a quick response rate are critical to good IT security.

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Join Our Tweet Chat on July 31

Get tips from Ben Rohling, Manager, Training Operations, @CompTIA on “Ensuring IT-Ready success, hardware/software best practices, advancing in the workplace” during this month’s IT-Ready Tweet Chat, July 31st, 11 AM CT @createitfutures on Twitter. #ITReadyChat


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Creating IT Futures, a 501(c)(3) charity, was established in 1998 by CompTIA, the global IT industry association, as a way to help people improve their lives through IT careers.


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We help populations that are under-represented in IT and individuals who are lacking in opportunity to prepare for, secure and be successful in IT careers.

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