Computers are everywhere, changing every industry on the
planet, but only 35% of all high schools teach computer
science. Girls and minorities are severely
underrepresented in computer science classes, and in the
tech industry. The good news is, we're on our way to
Hour of Code, computer science has been on homepages
of Google, MSN, Yahoo!, and Disney. Over 100 partners
have joined together to support this movement. Every
Apple Store in the world has hosted an Hour of Code.
Even former President Barack Obama wrote his first line
of code as part of the campaign.
students at CLK are joining the largest learning event
in history: The Hour of Code, during Computer Science
Education Week (December 3-9).
The Hour of Code,
organized by the nonprofit
and over 100 others, is a global movement that believes
the students of today are ready to learn critical skills
for 21st-century success.
A Visual History of Technology at
pictorial history, go back to 1950 and see how
technology has played an important part at CLK Schools.