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Pa. governor gives 'underserved' K-12 districts $8.7 million for computer science education
Gov. Tom Wolf's office says the funding of about $11,000 per school is meant to help "students of color, low-income students and girls."
There's a shortage of K-12 computer science education in the U.S., Microsoft survey finds
Industry demand for tech workers is climbing, but new data shows computer science is conspicuously absent from K-12 curricula across the country.
Google's machine-learning boot camp targets workforce gap
A computer science initiative addressing workforce shortages will be piloted at Mills College in Oakland this February and other schools next summer.
Keeping with a national trend, Arkansas boosts computer science enrollment
The state reports a more than 600 percent increase of high school computer science teachers within the last three years.
ISTE releases first-ever multi-disciplinary K-12 STEM guidelines
The competencies are intended to give all K-12 teachers, regardless of subject, a base for instructing computer science.
edX launches 9 master's degrees through major university partners
The new offerings include technology specialties like analytics and cybersecurity, and focus on low enrollment costs.
Augusta University announces unique 'cybersecurity engineering' degree
The Georgia university says it's the first higher education institution in the country to offer a cybersecurity specialization focused on hardware.
How innovative universities are boosting female student retention in computer science
Angela Galik of NCWIT explains how universities around the country are attracting women to computer science and keeping them engaged and confident.