US experience in computer science

Keywords: informatics, new standards, USA, CSTA, K-12

Abstract

The article analyzes the "Computer Science for All" initiative, which aims to support computer science in schools, and highlights its first results in the United States. The main features of the informatics standards for US secondary schools (CSTA K-12) are described.

References

Computer science mania sweeps the US – Code.org – Medium. (2018). Retrieved from https://medium.com/@codeorg/computer-science-mania-sweeps-the-us-b38e6b7518c3.

CSTA K–12 Computer Science Standards – CSTA. (n/d). Retrieved from https://www.csteachers.org/page/standards.

Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA), the Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. (ACM). (2016). [Interim] CSTA K–12 Computer Science Standards Revised 2016 CSTA Standards Task Force [PDF]. New York, NY. Retrieved from https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.csteachers.org/resource/resmgr/Docs/Standards/2016StandardsRevision/INTERIM_StandardsFINAL_07222.pdf.

White House. (2016). Weekly Address: Giving Every Student an Opportunity to Learn Through Computer Science For All [Video]. Retrieved from https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/photos-and-video/video/2016/01/29/weekly-address-giving-every-student-opportunity-learn-through-comp.

REFERENCES (TRANSLATED AND TRANSLITERATED)

Computer science mania sweeps the US – Code.org – Medium. (2018). Retrieved from https://medium.com/@codeorg/computer-science-mania-sweeps-the-us-b38e6b7518c3. (in English)

CSTA K–12 Computer Science Standards – CSTA. (n/d). Retrieved from https://www.csteachers.org/page/standards. (in English)

Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA), the Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. (ACM). (2016). [Interim] CSTA K–12 Computer Science Standards Revised 2016 CSTA Standards Task Force [PDF]. New York, NY. Retrieved from https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.csteachers.org/resource/resmgr/Docs/Standards/2016StandardsRevision/INTERIM_StandardsFINAL_07222.pdf. (in English)

White House. (2016). Weekly Address: Giving Every Student an Opportunity to Learn Through Computer Science For All [Video]. Retrieved from https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/photos-and-video/video/2016/01/29/weekly-address-giving-every-student-opportunity-learn-through-comp. (in English)

Published
2018-06-30
How to Cite
Osadchyi, V. (2018). US experience in computer science. Ukrainian Journal of Educational Studies and Information Technology, 6(2), 60-63. https://doi.org/10.32919/uesit.2018.02.07