YES Prep has pulled out of Memphis. It will take a while to uncover all the lessons from this story, writes Robin Lake in this blog, but one thing is obvious: we need more charter providers who are willing to take on the turnaround challenge. And those providers need support.
Washington Education Innovation Forum
Code.org’s Hadi Partovi
and State Rep. Reuven Carlyle
The innovation forum was a fascinating discussion exploring how Washington State can expand opportunities for computer science education for all students
Date: Thursday, May 8
Location: University of Washington, Kane Hall Room 110
Presentation and Q&A from 7-8:15PM
In December 2013, more than 20 million students across the globe participated in Code.org’s Hour of Code. This event allowed students to try their hand at coding through easy to follow tutorials. The Hour of Code also prompted educator and policymaker discussion about how to provide students with greater access to computer science education.
The Washington Education Innovation Forum is hosted by the University of Washington’s Center on Reinventing Public Education, with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
This event was co-hosted by: