Hour of Code @ AV

December 17, 2014 at 14:55

MSD Editor

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (December 11, 2014) – Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks celebrated Computer Science Education Week by joining Allisonville Elementary School students for their “Hour of Code” event on Friday, December 12. The “Hour of Code” challenges students and adults of all ages to take a one hour computer coding tutorial. So far 64,700,940 individuals in over 180 countries have participated.

The Congresswoman addressed Mr. Auslander’s 5th grade students before joining them for their official “Hour of Code.” She has introduced the Computer Science Education Act in the U.S. House of Representatives, bipartisan legislation aiming to increase computer science education opportunities for students in k-12 classrooms across the nation.

For more information about the Hour of Code, please visit: www.hourofcode.com. Computer Science Education Week was December 8-14, 2014. Visit www.csedweek.org/ to learn more.

Photos from Hour of Code with Mr. Auslander and Congresswoman Susan Brooks