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February 26, 2015

Arkansas Gov. Directs High Schools Offer Computer Science Classes

Arkansas schools will be required to offer computer-science classes in the 2015-16 academic year, under a new law.

February 26, 2015

Arkansas Will Require High Schools to Offer Computer Science

Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill yesterday mandating that all public high schools in Arkansas offer computer science classes.

February 25, 2015

Google Bringing 'Scratch' Computer Programming to Boys & Girls Clubs

Google, the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, AmeriCorps VISTA, and others will bring an after-school computer coding program to more than 100,000 students.

February 20, 2015

Tiny Raspberry Pi Computer Hits Big Sales Milestone

The group that created the credit-card-sized computers used to teach coding announced that it has sold more than 5 million units.

February 13, 2015

STEM Gender Gap in K-12 Evolving, Data Show

The gender gap in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics may be starting to turn, according to new 2009 data from the National Center for Education Statistics.

January 30, 2015

K-12 Dealmaking: Venture Capital Roundup: Week of January 26

AT&T, RedShelf, CodeHS, and TeachMate365 headlined an active week of K-12 venture capital.

January 16, 2015

Fellowship Brings Coding, Computer Science Skills to Teach for America Teachers

A partnership between a New York City computer science school and Teach for America aims to bring more opportunities for improved coding instruction to students.

January 13, 2015

Popular Language-Instruction App Duolingo Targets Schools

Duolingo, which uses digital games to teach languages, hopes to translate its consumer success into dominance of the K-12 education market.

January 07, 2015

Survey: Principals Differ on Definition of Computer Science

There is little agreement among high school administrators on what computer science is, how it should be taught, and what kind of requirement it should fulfill, says a recent survey.

December 17, 2014

'Big Data' Skills Not Being Taught in K-12, Experts Say

A new "occupational skills profile" for big-data specialists outlines the relevant knowledge that professionals say is not being provided in K-12.

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