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Tools for teachers to utilize for “Hour of Code”week.

HERE is an article from SmartBrief that lists 5 different platforms that offer introductory activities for students. Such activities include: Minecraft, Angry Birds, Pong, and JavaScript to name a few.

Computer Science Education Week Honors “The Queen of Code”.

Computer Science Education Week is Held Annually in Recognition of the Birthday of Computing Pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (December 9, 1906 – January 1, 1992).

Click HERE to learn more about the life of Admiral Grace Murray Hopper.

Click HERE to view the video “The Queen of Code”.

Computer Science Education Week Begins Today

Illinois Virtual School offers several Information Technology courses, including: Computer Concepts and Software Applications, Programming, and Web Design. Click here to view the IVS Course Catalog to learn more about these, and other courses.

Teachers! Click HERE to learn how to bring an hour of code to your classroom.