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How will you celebrate Computer Science Education Week, December 3-8?    Consider an Hour of Code! ...

The  Dubois Public Library  is participating in Hour of Code. Technology made available from ILEAD USA is being used! Read about it! ...

Hour of Code

  Check out all the Hour of Code events happening next week.   Pennsylvania will have 1,120 events.  Here is a list of PA’s sites. Learn how you can teach an hour of code (even as a beginner).  Explore! “The ‘Hour of Code™’ is a nationwide initiative...

You don’t have to know anything about coding to organize an an Hour of Code event during the week of December 4 – 10, Computer Science Education Week!  Find more information, and FREE tutorials and activities at Hour of Code. ...

Check out the events of this Hour of Code week and learn more about this Computer Science Education week initiative!  Consider using the FREE learning resources, which are available year round.  Games and lessons by grade level are available. ...

Laura Kuchmay

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Hour of Code starts December 7 and goes through December 13! The Hour of Code site offers numerous resources for learning. Also check out this TeachersFirst post, which provides sites to help teachers and students learn about coding. ...

Organize an Hour of Code during December 7-13! The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. Register by December 7 and you could be eligible to win prizes!  One public school in every US...

Sarah Applegate

Sarah Applegate by Sarah Applegate Currently Reading: The Nightmare Charade by Mindee Arnett I recently took on a full-time youth services position within my library and now find myself having to plan programs for birth to teen. Preschool and teen programming is easy for me....

by Beth Cackowski By now you’ve probably heard about the importance of children learning to write computer code before they’re out of elementary school. The fear is that many librarians don’t feel comfortable creating environments for this type of technology or information...