The Latest in IT Security

Brooklyn High Schoolers Learn to Code, Will Probably Get a Job Before You Do

14
Dec
2013

In news that’ll actually give you hope for the future, a bunch of inner city Brooklyn high schoolers took a field trip this week to learn the basics of coding. Around 20 students from Achievement First University Prep High School travelled to Codeacademy’s Chelsea office on Wednesday to participate in an Hour of Code. The event was held in the spirit of Computer Science Education Week, an annual initiative to get all those stinkin’ American schoolkids off Instagram and increase their interest in computer science. Achievement First is a network of rigorous schools that aims to put underserved, urban kids on a pathway to college.

Comments are closed.

Categories

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 08, 2019
WHITE PAPERS

Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
Many governments embrace mobile network operator (MNO) networks as ...

ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments