May 2016 - Top Stories

Coding school 42 plans to educate 10,000 students in Silicon Valley for free

Following the success of a coding school in France, a new Silicon Valley university, called 42, wants to educate students for free.

Coalition Calls for Transformation of Career and Technical Education

Eight organizations issued a joint call for a "transformation" of CTE. A summit that brought together national, state and local educators to change the path of career and technical education helped to launch this movement.

Computer Science is now a graduation requirement in Chicago's public schools

Voted unanimously by the Chicago Public School Board of Education, computer science will become a graduation requirement for all high school students in the nation's third largest school district.