Technology in School

17 Million (and Counting) Students Took the 'Hour of Code'

Dec 17, 2013

CODE COUNT: Over 17 million (and counting) students participated in the Hour of Code, the initiative spearheaded by Code.org during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 9-15) to advocate bringing more computer science education in schools and classrooms. According to this infographic, students across 170 countries (1 in 5 in the U.S.) took part and wrote over 500 million "lines" of code in the various exercises and tutorials available.

Technology in School

17 Million (and Counting) Students Took the 'Hour of Code'

Dec 17, 2013

CODE COUNT: Over 17 million (and counting) students participated in the Hour of Code, the initiative spearheaded by Code.org during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 9-15) to advocate bringing more computer science education in schools and classrooms. According to this infographic, students across 170 countries (1 in 5 in the U.S.) took part and wrote over 500 million "lines" of code in the various exercises and tutorials available.

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