[caption id="attachment_125424" align="alignleft" width="215"] Computer science education is making its way into K-12 schools, even at the elementary level.[/caption]

In the middle of a resounding push for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education is a growing movement to expose children to computer science education and skills, also known as computer programming or coding.

According to Code.org statistics, computer science is the highest-paid college degree, and jobs in computer programming are growing at two times the national average--but despite that, fewer than 2.4 percent of college students graduate with a degree in computer science.

Forty...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our
news and resources and get
eSchool News Today email newsletter