computer science

The Programmers Of The Future

Students at Canyon High School in California, are introducing computer science and engineering to students at a younger age, giving them real world experience but also allowing their creativity to shine. This segment is part of American Graduate: Getting to work, a public media initiative made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting.

SciTech Now Episode 522

In this episode of SciTech Now, Unlocking the secrets of our Universe; holographic principles; introducing computer science and engineering at a young age; and reacting to health emergencies with virtual reality.

Getting kids hooked on computer science

Teaching upper elementary through high school students to code is the goal of one San Antonio, Texas program called “Youth Code Jam.” The program helps get kids excited about computer science and motivates them to aspire to high tech jobs of the future.