The Code.org Advocacy Coalition designed nine policies to increase access to computer science classes for all students.
Too many students think 'STEM is only for the smartest of the smart,' while millions of jobs go unfilled.
The move is a step forward in California's plan for computer science standards in public schools.
Computer Science Education Week part of a broad effort to prepare young people for jobs and diversify the tech field.
Computer science programs expected to be a priority for Department of Education grants
Most respondents in this Berkeley IGS/EdSource poll have not heard of the Next Generation Science Standards, although they endorse its goals when given an explanation
Hidden Genius Project, among others, provides free programming classes to underrepresented groups.
A new AP Computer Science Principles class focuses on the “big ideas” behind computer science.
New state budget includes funding for two significant initiatives to expand K-12 student access to computer science coursework and instruction.
The Technovation contest is one of many summer programs aimed at encouraging girls to pursue math and computer science.
The consortium, led by Riverside Unified, is the biggest alliance of schools in California that is trying to increase access to computer science education.
The initiative is part of a national movement to boost computer science education in K-12 schools.
However, fewer than 1 percent nationwide are interested in teaching STEM subjects, a new ACT report finds.
One of the goals is to increase the number of computer science courses offered.