Monday, December 4, 2017

Hour of Code - Computer Science For All!

*excerpt from https://hourofcode.com/us

It's that time of year again for the annual Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week (December 4 - 10). Students all over the world are discovering and celebrating the wonderful world of coding and computer science. Watch the video below for a short introduction.



Every student should have the opportunity to be introduced to basic coding principles as it helps with problem solving skills, perseverance, logic, and creativity. The following infographics highlights the reasoning behind the importance of introducing K-12 students to computer science.



 Empirical Research

Education has always been the key to a better future and introducing computer science to students of ALL backgrounds might change their life trajectory to a financially secure future. Want to get started? Click this link for an easy how-to-guide. If you have a 1:1 classroom, this would be a wonderful whole class activity! Have fun!!


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