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ISTE releases first-ever multi-disciplinary K-12 STEM guidelines

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The competencies are intended to give all K-12 teachers, regardless of subject, a base for instructing computer science.

State-level policy for computer science education continues to grow

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

A new report from Code.org shows that many states are putting policy support behind computer science education like never before.

Microsoft to invest $1.5 millions in Computer Science Teachers Association

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The investment will act as "seed money" for the K-12 association and will be distributed over three years, Microsoft officials said.

ISTE's updated computer science standards will reflect a 'new era' of the discipline

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Educators and edtech specialists are encouraged to provide feedback on the draft of computer science standards until July.

Code.org teams up with Kahoot to help demystify computer science

by Chloe Kim • 2 years ago

Computer science games created and curated by Code.org will soon be hosted on Kahoot's popular game-based learning platform.

Microsoft launches new cloud computing service for students

by Michelai Graham • 2 years ago

The tech giant also announced with Code.org that it had reached more than 85 million people globally with Minecraft Hour of Code.

In unprecedented move, third-party providers expand availability of AP computer science

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Participation in the introductory AP Computer Science Principles course has elevated the College Board's computer science efforts overall.

ISTE and Code.org partner to advance computer science education

by Chloe Kim • 2 years ago

The partnership comes as ISTE prepares to update its computer science education standards.

Trump stands by STEM education spending in fiscal 2019 budget

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

STEM education is an "imperative" for the workforce of the future, budget reads.