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.
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Flickr: Mike Licht, Library of Congress By Matthew Green Today, Americans commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Most of us know at least a little something about the historic figure: He was an African American civil rights leader; he delivered the unforgettable “I Have a Dream” speech; he was assassinated in 1968. […]