Silicon Valley's largest technology companies were criticized last year after releasing data that showed African-Americans and Latinos make up only 3 percent to 4 percent of their tech workforce. In response, tech companies are now investing millions of dollars in initiatives they hope will help diversify the industry. But SVCF is working to ensure that a diverse workforce begins with fair treatment for all students in Silicon Valley schools. Read more about our efforts to pass legislation to end “math misplacement” in this op-ed published in the San Jose Mercury News.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Emmett D. Carson, CEO and President