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February 16, 2017

New Study Finds Hour of Code Makes Big Difference for Students, Particularly Girls

The study by was based on surveys of students before and after participating in Hour of Code last December.

February 03, 2017

New AP Computer Science Course Proves Popular With Students, Teachers

At Sweetwater High School in National City, Calif., and other schools across the country, the College Board's new AP Computer Science Principles course is generating interest among a large and diverse range of students.

January 30, 2017

Delaware High Schools Could Be Required to Offer Computer Science Course

A bill under consideration in the state senate would require all public high schools in the state to offer at least one computer science course by the 2020-21 school year.

January 26, 2017

Va. Lawmaker Wants to Allow Students to Take Coding in Place of Foreign Language

A proposed bill in Virginia would allow students to use a computer coding credit for any foreign language requirement needed to graduate with one exception.

December 30, 2016

Report Outlines How to Bridge the 'Computer Science Education Gap'

The Southern Regional Education Board offers five actions that states can pursue to bring computer science education to all students.

December 09, 2016

Washington State Rolls Out Standards for Teaching Computer Science

The state's move comes as the White House releases a statement noting efforts by states, districts, and private organizations to increase access to the subject.

November 28, 2016

Eight States Have Fewer Than 10 Girls Take AP Computer Science Exam

More girls took the AP Computer Science A exam this year, but in several states only a handful of girls took the exam.

October 19, 2016

Big Racial, Gender Gaps Seen in Computer Science Education

The Gallup report commissioned by Google finds that black and Hispanic students are less likely than white students to have computer science classes available at school.

October 17, 2016

Groups Issue Blueprint for Teaching Computer Science in All Grades

With their new K-12 Computer Science Framework, five national groups hope to offer "a common language for what computer science means."

September 23, 2016

Graphic Novelist and Computer Science Teacher Wins MacArthur Genius Grant

Gene Luen Yang, a graphic novelist who writes about identity and cultural differences for young adults and spent nearly two decades as a high school computer science teacher, was among 23 winners of the prestigious award.

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