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STEM Career Conversations and Job Shadow Hosts

TechGirls teams up with several private sector partners for a career panels and job shadow days. job Shadow days take place in Austin, Chicago, Cincinnati, Denver, Detroit, Portland or Seattle.

If interested in partnering with us on one or both of these days, contact us

STEM Career Development & Job shadowing allows the TechGirls to:

  • Gain exposure to a variety of careers in the technology sector.
  • Gain a better understanding of the job elements of their career interest.
  • Learn what type of education is needed to gain entry to this career.
  • Make contact with a potential future employer.
  • Determine if the career is compatible with their interests and abilities.
  • Build opportunities for mentorships with other women in tech.
  • Build confidence in young women to pursue higher education and careers in technology.
  • Experience American-style work life; understand the work/life balance.
  • Gain exposure to collaborative work environments and innovative thinking.

Previous partners have included the following innovative companies:

AshokaAT&T, Bully Pulpit InteractiveCorporation for National & Community Serviceecho&co,FacebookFCCGoogle, Health and Human Services,Islamic Relief USAiStrategies LabMicrosoft,  National Building MuseumOhMyGov Inc., Precision NetworkRelief International, Synoptos,TechChange and Verizon Communications.