Pittsford Central School District

PCSD Participates in the International Hour of Code

The Pittsford Central School District participated in the world-wide Hour of Code program that ran during Computer Science Education Week. Classes around the district, in grades 1-12, spent an hour during the week introducing students to coding and computer science through a series of online tutorials on the Hour of Code website.

The Hour of Code is organized by www.code.org, a non-profit dedicated to expanding participation in computer science by making it available in more schools and increasing participation by women and underrepresented students of color. The Hour of Code is also supported by an unprecedented coalition of partners, including Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Boys and Girls Clubs of America, and the College Board, along with many computer science and entertainment moguls, including Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg, who are among those who help fund it.


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