Category Archives: STEM Programs

Teacher recommendations being accepted for USVI Cybersecurity Summer Camps


CECOR-logoUS Virgin Islands Computer Science, Mathematics and Science teachers are urged to support students interested in the upcoming CECOR (Consortium Enabling Cybersecurity Opportunities & Research) Cybersecurity Camp experience for 2018 by providing recommendations. The Cybersecurity Camp is an extension of computer science curriculum and computational thinking, designed for students interested in pursuing a career in computing related fields. Continue reading

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viNGN Hosts an Hour of Code with “Minecraft: Hero’s Journey”


Code.org provides offline version of popular introduction to programming

Hour of Code 2016 hosted at Central SDA PCC on St. Croix (file photo)

viNGN will host its 5th annual “Hour of Code” as part of Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 4-10, 2017) at the Charles Turnbull Library PCC on Friday, December 8, 2017 from 10am-3pm. Hour of Code is an international event held each year in honor of the life and work of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992). Continue reading