FROM SMASH TO STARTUPSThe Kapor family of organizations works to remove barriers to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education and tech careers for underrepresented people of color. We take a comprehensive approach to fixing the leaks at every stage of the tech pipeline, from K-12 education through the workplace with education programs, advocacy, and social impact investing.
COMPUTER SCIENCE IN CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS:California is a leader in the tech economy, but just 42% of California schools offer CS education, only 5% of California's students take CS, and there are large race, gender, and income equity gaps in access to CS education. Check out the landscape of K-12 CS education in California below:
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WELCOME TO THE KAPOR CENTEROur home is a destination for Oakland startups and community partners to channel the innovation of the tech world toward solving the problems that impact our communities.
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