Geek is chic, but engineers are awesome

I went to a fascinating roundtable event hosted by the Guardian. It was designed to fly the flag for ICT and Computer Science and to ensure that young people enjoy the benefits of excellent teaching and the improved job prospects that come with being tech savvy and able to create and produce digital content and applications as well as consume them. There will be a piece in the Educational Guardian about our discussions on 10 July, so I don’t want to jump the gun on that, but I do want to talk about an issue that intrigued me: the poor popularity ratings of engineers…

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