CNET: ‘Hour of Code’ to teach kids as young as 5 to program


CNET:  The “Hour of Code” is part of Computer Science Education Week and is organized by the Computing in the Core coalition and Code.org in recognition of the birthday of Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (December 9, 1906), a military and computing pioneer who also happened to be a woman.

HOUROFCODE-BUTTONThe Virgin Islands Next Generation Network, Inc. (viNGN) encourages everyone in the community, from 6 to 106, to Take the Pledge and participate in the annual “Hour of Code” during Computer Science Education Week (CS Ed Week) December 9-15, 2013.

Participate in the #USVIHourOfCode from any internet-connected computer, or using just pencil and paper with the unplugged versions. Tutorials last for just one hour OF YOUR CHOOSING, during the Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15, 2013

Talking about this via social media??? Use the hashtag #USVIHourOfCode on Facebook and Twitter

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