A 12-year-old girl looked up from her computer, puzzled by a code sequence being projected on the classroom wall. “What’s the significance of randit again?” asked Tricia Menon.
A girl sitting next to her, Avni Shah, not quite 10, didn’t miss a beat. “Random integer,” she chimed in.
PayPal engineer Monalisa Patel beamed at the exchange as she continued to lead the class of girls through the finer points of the Python programming language.