Since my last update, the Code.org team has continued our work on three fronts: education, marketing and advocacy. Here’s an brief update:
Education - 700 new computer science teachers
This summer, we’re training 700 teachers to begin computer science classes this fall. Being our first…
“Host Michel Martin talks to a roundtable of activists and innovators about the future of technology, and recruiting the next generation of African-Americans and Latinos into the tech field.”
From their site:
"As part of Google’s ongoing commitment to increase the number of women in engineering, we are excited to offer travel grants to the 2014 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference taking place in Phoenix, Arizona from October 8 - 10, 2014. The theme for this…
Happy fourth everyone! Love @bobbyboomstar #bentleybwana and I 🎉🎉🇺🇸🇺🇸🎊🎊 (at Market Street - The Woodlands)
Coding will become an essential skill, just like reading, writing, and math.
Getting girls involved in this world is a really big deal.
Chelsea Clinton and Mindy Kaling kick off Google’s ‘Made With Code’ initiative to get more girls interested in engineering and computer science
Do you code?
6 Science Experiments that Kids and Adults will love.
Looks like some new summer plans!