Digital Promise Global has received a three-year, $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to improve equitable access to computational education in public schools.
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Captions and screen readers are just a first step, said Emmanuel Schanzer of Bootstrap and Jennifer Rodriguez of PBS KIDS at the CSforALL Summit in Detroit.
October 08, 2018
Twenty-two states now have K-12 computer-science standards, and 15 states require all high schools to offer computer science, a new report finds.
September 04, 2018
The nonprofit CSforALL Consortium aims to get vendors, school districts, state education departments, and investors to sign an "Accessibility Pledge."
August 15, 2018
Girls Who Code, a nonprofit organization, is providing free lesson plans that teach computer science concepts and feature women who have made contributions in the industry in order to spark girls' interests in coding.
May 16, 2018
Safiya Noble discusses her recent book, "Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism," and what it means for K-12 educators and students.
May 07, 2018
The state's education secretary says the move will help ensure students' preparedness for the "21st century marketplace."
April 13, 2018
More than half of 5,855 Android apps in the 'Designed for Families' section of the Google Play store potentially violated COPPA, a team of computer-science researchers found.
April 06, 2018
All districts in Wyoming will be required to provide K-12 computer science instruction, and Idaho high schools will offer at least one high school CS course.
February 20, 2018
The tech industry is giving hundreds of millions of dollars to K-12 computer-science education, raising questions about its motives and impact.