Proposed legislation would require all Iowa middle and high schools to offer the subject by the 2018-2019 academic year.
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January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016
In his last State of the Union address, President Barack Obama said that "helping students learn to write computer code" is among his goals for the year ahead.
January 06, 2016
Research into "affect-aware" computerized tutoring systems that detect student emotions could help change the direction of personalized learning.
October 27, 2015
A group of 20 programmers made a trip to Washington to meet and network with leaders in Congress and the White House.
September 24, 2015
An all-girls private school in New York City and a Texas district are among the first to provide littleBits' programmable electronics kits to all students or libraries.
September 10, 2015
The technology manufacturer says it will end its sponsorship of the high-profile competition when its contract ends after 2017.
July 08, 2015
A New York City startup hopes that programmable friendship bracelets will be a hit with young girls - and stoke their interest in coding and computer science.
June 01, 2015
The Washington state legislature overwhelmingly passed a bill to improve computer science education.
May 11, 2015
Studies presented at the American Educational Research Association on iPads and early literacy, students' online reading skills, Google Docs, and the frontiers of ed-tech use drew big reactions from readers.
April 23, 2015
Fourteen states are now mandating that computer science classes be counted towards high school graduation requirements, a new report from Education Commission of the States finds.