Hour of Code


HOUR of CODE 2019

Computer Science for Good!

Computer Science Education Week

December 9-15, 2019

All PCS classrooms are invited to join in the celebration of  Hour of Code,  December 9-15, 2019.  Students will have the opportunity to earn prizes and awards as they learn about the exciting field of computer science.  The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries.  It is designed to demystify "code", to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in computer science.  It helps nurture problem-solving skills, logic, and creativity. By starting early, students will have a foundation for success in any 21st-century career path. Students are encouraged to complete the 2019 Hour of Code Student Challenges and/or enter their projects in the D60 STEM Fair 2019-2020.

HOC 2019: Computer Science for Good

The 'Hour of Code™' is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week [csedweek.org] and Code.org [code.org] to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming.