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West Parry Sound schools joining global movement for computer science


Source: MooseFM

Thirteen district schools joining global movement for computer science


Thirteen schools in the Near North District School Board are participating in the global movement for computer science.  Britt Public School was involved last year and now twelve other schools are involved for this year:

Britt Public School, Britt

William Beatty Public School, Parry Sound

Whitestone Lake Central School, Dunchurch

MacTier Public School, MacTier

Magnetawan Central School, Magnetawan

M.A. Wittick Public School, Burk’s Falls

Land of Lakes Public School, Burk’s Falls

Sundridge Centennial Public School, Sundridge

Ferris Glen Public School, Corbeil

Chippewa Intermediate and Secondary School, North Bay

Widdifield Secondary School, North Bay

E.T. Carmichael Public School, North Bay

King George Public School, North Bay

This week, students will join other from around the world to participate in the Hour of Code which is a project by code.org, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to expanding participation in computer science by making it available in more schools, and increasing participation across the globe.  Participating schools have organized a variety of activities from math class activities to a lunch hour club to events organized by special guests.

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