An Ohio law gives students the right to opt out of Algebra 2 -- a staple of high school math - if they take computer science instead.
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January 30, 2018
January 12, 2018
Twenty percent of living-wage jobs now value computer-science skills, and those jobs pay $20,000 more per year than jobs that don't, according to a Burning Glass/Oracle Academy analysis.
December 15, 2017
Professors, futurists, and advocates offer thoughts on AI, jobs, and the future of schooling for K-12 educators and policymakers.
December 04, 2017
Introducing students to the importance of cybersecurity earlier during their K-12 careers was one of the strategies discussed at a conference on online school security being held this week.
December 04, 2017
Botcheck.me, a Google Chrome extension available via the browser's web store, enables individuals to reveal and log information about suspicious Twitter users.
November 15, 2017
A changing labor market will require both highly skilled IT workers and improved basic digital skills, according to a new report from the Brookings Institute.
November 08, 2017
The program covers coding and computational thinking, and it's designed to reach clubs with varying access to internet connectivity.
October 24, 2017
New projections from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics point to health care as the field that will create the most jobs over the next decade.
October 19, 2017
Most address persistent challenges in the field—like teacher training, curriculum resources, and accessible out-of-school time programs.
October 13, 2017
The online-services giant will give $1 billion to nonprofits working in education and job training, as well as offer technical training and certificates.