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BBC gives naked computers to kids (hmm, code for something?)

Dominic Connor, Quant Headhunter

That won't work.

Because the article wasn't about the way teenage girls can't be bothered to learn hard subjects, I didn't enumerate the literally hundreds of different things that have been tried to get them study things more difficult and useful than learning Justin Bieber lyrics by heart that have failed.

You may think that an unreasonable, I counsel you to google around the theme of academic studies and "why girls don't study computing" or physics for that matter. "It's too hard" is one of the most common responses from teenage girls.

In 2012 about 400,000 girls took A levels.

Guess how many did Computing ?

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It was 243.

Yes ,really.

Dominic

The bloke wot rote the artic

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