Wednesday, February 3, 2016

OBAMA PLEDGES 4 BILLION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE IN U.S. SCHOOLS


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"By some estimates, just one-fourth of K-12 schools in the US offer computer science that includes coding. Only 28 states allow computer science courses to count towards high school graduation, and many districts struggle to make the field a priority. Meanwhile, the demand for such skills is only increasing. Jobs in computing are growing at twice the national rate of other types of jobs. By 2020, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be 1 million more computer science-related jobs than graduating students qualified to fill them."
~Wired.com


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http://www.wired.com/2016/01/obama-pledges-4-billion-to-computer-science-in-us-schools/