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Coding Club

Coding Club is an opportunity for kids to explore the world of computer coding at their level.  Students use activities from code.org over six weeks to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. A student sign up form will be sent home shortly following Winter Break.

Why is this important?
Technology is transforming every industry on the planet. In 2015, 7 million openings in the U.S. were in occupations—including art and design—that value coding skills. But 60 percent of schools in the U.S. don't teach computer science. It’s time for us to catch up to the 21st-century. We know that

"The Hour of Code is designed to demystify code and show that computer science is not rocket science—anybody can learn the basics," ~Hadi Partovi, founder and CEO of Code.org.

 
If you are a parent and would like to volunteer, contact Mrs. McDowell at Caroline.McDowell@jeffco.k12.co.us