CS Pathway

    CS Pathway

    4-H Computer Science Community 

    Establishing a CS Pathway for America's Youth 

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    4‑H and Google Team Up to Bring Computer Science Education to Kids Across the Country

    If there is one point on which most Americans agree, it is that technology will play an increasingly important role in the way we live and work. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that in just three years there will be 1.4 million computer science-related jobs, and only 400,000 qualified job candidates.

    In response, 4‑H, America’s largest youth development organization, and Google are coming together for a first-of-its-kind computer science (CS) collaboration that will teach kids both technical skills like coding, and essential skills students will need in the future like, teamwork and resilience. But the program isn’t just about programming computers, it’s about helping students learn skills they’ll need to approach problems in a fundamentally different way across every discipline from business to engineering to the arts. 

     

    Watch Decklan's story to see how computer science goes beyound the screen of a computer.

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