Computer Science

  • Google Funds Bay Area STEM Initiative

    The nonprofit Kapor Center is launching the Rising STEM Scholars Initiative to provide low income students and students of color opportunities to take AP courses in math, science and computer science.

  • Bellevue College Launches Software Coding Series Focused on Workforce Development

    A new software coding program at Bellevue College aims to build students' tech skills for technology jobs in the software development field. The institution's Continuing Education division partnered with coding education company Coding Dojo to create the new line of accelerated education courses, beginning with a 12-week program in Python development.

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    Robotics Toymaker Intros Coding Project Toolkits

    RoboWunderkind is launching The Robo Coding Saga to give young children opportunities to experiment with building and coding robots.

  • Amazon CS Initiative Reaches 2,000 High Schools

    The Amazon Future Engineering Program is providing Title I schools with resources to teach high students Intro and AP computer science courses.

  • Report: Greater Diversity Needed in Esports

    As more colleges and universities add esports to their formal athletics programs, they'll eventually need to grapple with Title IX implications, according to a new paper from AnyKey.

  • New Report Pushes for Greater Diversity in Esports

    As more colleges and universities add esports to their formal athletics programs, they'll eventually need to grapple with Title IX implications.

  • LEGO and Amazon Challenge Students to Bring Voice Commands to Robots

    LEGO and Amazon Challenge Students to Bring Voice Commands to Robots

    LEGO and Amazon have announced a joint voice challenge. The two companies are hoping teachers will pick up on the contest as an in-class or after-school activity.

  • LEGO and Amazon Challenge Students to Bring Voice Commands to Robots

    LEGO and Amazon Announce Robotics/Voice Challenge

    LEGO and Amazon are challenging students to bring voice commands to robots. The two have announced a joint voice challenge, hoping schools will pick up on the contest as an in-class activity.

  • Cal State Schools Add CodePath CS Courses

    Two California State University campuses are working with CodePath.org to strengthen their computer science degree offerings.

  • robotics programming at the University of West Georgia

    U West Georgia Adds Hands-on IoT to Business Curriculum

    A business course at the University of West Georgia is teaching undergraduates about robotics programming, networking and plugging into the Internet of Things, to help them prepare for jobs that may not exist yet.

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    Amazon's Bezos Promotes Inventor Mindset to Nashville Students

    Amazon founder Jeff Bezos showed up at a middle school in Nashville to kick off the area's "Amazon Future Engineer" program. This partnership will bring computer science courses and robotics to schools in Metro Nashville Public Schools, as well as other Tennessee districts.

  • ED Awards $78M in STEM Grants

    The U.S. Department of Education is providing 29 grantees with approximately $78 million in funds to focus on STEM initiatives as part of the Education Innovation and Research (EIR) program.