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Lincoln Public Schools participates in the Hour of Code, a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries during Computer Science Education Week

Join Lincoln for an Hour of Code at Nebraska Innovation Campus from 9 to noon on Saturday, December 9th. Visit over 20 interactive booths and visit mentors from local technology companies to help you get started in programming.

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Code.org Site

Try An Hour of Code!

Many Tutorials Available at Code.org/learn

The Hour of Code at LPS

Hour of Code 2017

What is Hour of Code?

A self-guided activity for students of all ages, kindergarten and up. Tutorials will work on a browser, tablet, smartphone, or even with no computer at all.

No experience needed from teachers and students

Tutorials will feature lectures from Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates, and artwork from popular games Angry Birds and Plants vs Zombies.

An effort to demystify code, and change the conversation around computer science.

Visit http://hourofcode.com to learn more

Steve Jobs
Co-Founder, Apple

“I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.”

Susan Wojcicki
Senior Vice President, Google

“From phones to cars to medicine, technology touches every part of our lives. If you can create technology, you can change the world.”

Bill Clinton
42nd President of United States

“Every single year in America there is a standing demand for 120,000 people who are training in computer science."

Stephen Hawking
Theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author

“Whether you want to uncover the secrets of the universe, or you just want to pursue a career in the 21st century, basic computer programming is an essential skill to learn.“

Bill Gates
Co-Founder, Microsoft,
Co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

“Learning to write programs stretches your mind, and helps you think better, creates a way of thinking about things that I think is helpful in all domains."

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