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Design has not been as big a part of the conversation about increasing participation and diversity in tech careers. For the professionals, policymakers, and educators leading the charge for diversity, tech has primarily meant computer science and software development. Coding programs are widely available for learners at every age and career stage. The same cannot be said for design, though this is starting to change.
Since Revision Path started in 2013, our focus has been on spotlighting and showcasing Black designers and developers all over the world. But somewhere along the way, we started leaning more and more towards technology.
So starting today, we’re shifting that focus back towards design.
Like waaaay more towards design.