Over the last seven years, Liz Davidson and I had the privilege of working with hundreds of inspiring students from low-income communities, the Huffington Post reports. We saw our students accomplish amazing things. Some were the first in their families to go to college. Some overcame language barriers to become valedictorians and salutatorians of their high school classes. Others earned high grades despite job and family commitments. These students told us they were going to be journalists, doctors, forensic scientists, lawyers, teachers and artists. None of them ever told us they were going to be computer scientists…

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