More than CS10K: 100Kin10

October 18, 2011 at 7:25 am Leave a comment

CS10K is the NSF effort to have 10,000 qualified high school teachers prepared to teach Advanced Placement Computer Science by 2015. 100Kin10 is a new one for me:

In January 2011, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Opportunity Equation, and NewSchools Venture Fund convened a diverse group of organizations to respond to this need. The focus: to prepare, deploy, and support 100,000 excellent STEM teachers over the coming 10 years in order to prepare all students with the high-quality STEM knowledge and skills needed to address the most pressing national and global challenges of tomorrow.

via 100Kin10.

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International test scores are irrelevant for national competitiveness or number of STEM workers “We’ve got to teach kids to program, but not as a subject in isolation.”

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