As "computer science for all" takes off, researchers are racing to investigate key questions around access, assessment, and implementation.
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May 02, 2017
April 30, 2017
Student engagement, challenges with teacher preparation, and inequities in high school course-taking have marked the early days of San Francisco Unified's groundbreaking CS4all initiative.
April 27, 2017
The country's largest meeting of education researchers begins Thursday. Education Week's Benjamin Herold and Sarah Sparks will be there, reporting on the research that matters for K-12 policymakers and practitioners.
December 08, 2016
The U.S. labor market could be short 250,000 data scientists by 2024, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
June 24, 2016
Here's what to look for at the country's largest education technology conference, which begins this weekend in Denver.
June 15, 2016
A new report by the Information and Technology Innovation Foundation argues that the STEM education push has left computer science behind.
April 11, 2016
As Maker Education evolves in K-12, researchers are exploring related equity issues, design principles for Maker spaces, and the impact of this approach on student learning.
January 13, 2016
Proposed legislation would require all Iowa middle and high schools to offer the subject by the 2018-2019 academic year.
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.