It’s estimated that only about 10 percent of K-12 schools teach computer science. Some companies are trying to fill a void in American public education by teaching kids computer programming basics. The push comes amid projections that there will be far more tech sector jobs than computer science graduates to fill them.
According to the Wall Street Journal, the Parent Trigger Law that’s causing huge controversy in the education community, basically allowing parents to turn what’s considered a failing public school in Los Angeles into a charter, may be a harbinger of the future. Legislators in Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland tell us […]