Last week, OKAN had the opportunity to visit two sites, Centennial Mid High School and the Urban League of OKC, to facilitate an Hour of Code. Hour of Code is an initiative started by Code.org to introduce people of all ages to computer science and programming. There are activities available
OKANdoes an Hour of Code
Posts about OKAN doing an Hour of Code throughout Oklahoma.
On January 21 OKAN visited Young Achievers Christian Academy in Oklahoma City to do an Hour of Code with students in grades K through 5. Each grade level participated in an activity from Lightbot, where students program a robot to navigate obstacles in order to complete tasks. Lightbot has
We are entering the “era of the three Cs: code, college readiness and community impact.” Caroline Howard (Forbes) discusses shifts in education as Forbes recognizes 30 individuals under the age of 30 who are changing and improving education. Read the article here. [Photo by Walter Smith for Forbes]
December 8 – 14, 2014 was Computer Science Education Week. This week is meant to inform and educate students, parents, and educators about computer programming and the broad field of Computer Science. Computer programmers are in high demand, especially in Oklahoma, where our workforce is heavily focused on technology, science,
Hands-on STEM activities for a "shoestring" budget.