Take advantage of a wonderful opportunity to get your students engage into computer science! The Hour of Code organization is celebrating an Hour of Code, Dec. 8-14, 2014. No experience needed for students and teachers. Free 1 hour Tutorials for your classroom are available at the hourofcode website. It’s that easy! Check it out…
Hour of Code
Last Day to register for your school is November 14, 2014 and you could win $10,000 of technology.
The Hour of Code — prizes for every organizer
- Lucky schools win a class-set of laptops (or $10,000 for other technology).
One lucky school in every U.S. state (+ Washington D.C.) will win $10,000 worth of technology. Organize the Hour of Code for every student in your school to qualify. Fill out the form located at http://hourofcode.com/us Prize limited to public K-12 U.S. schools only. To qualify, your entire school must register for the Hour of Code by November 14, 2014. One school in every U.S. state will receive a class-set of computers. Code.org will select and notify winners via email by December 1, 2014
- Every organizer wins a thank you gift-code. Every educator who hosts an Hour of Code for students will receive 10 GB of Dropbox space or $10 Skype credit as a thank you gift!
- Lucky classrooms win a video chat with a guest speaker! 50 lucky classrooms will be invited to join a video chat to celebrate the Hour of Code during December 8-14. Your students will be able to ask questions and chat with technology-industry leaders. Check out last year’s chats with Bill Gates, Twitter founder Jack Dorsey, Susan Wojcicki of Google and Gabe Newell of Valve.