The Chicago Board of Education just approved a new graduation requirement for CPS students that will require students to obtain 1 Computer Science credit to graduate. The new requirement will apply to next year’s incoming freshmen.
If you’d like to know more about this, please check out:
- Brian Fitzpatrick’s remarks at the CBOE Meeting
- CPS Computer Science course alumni share their thoughts
- CODE.org’s post announcing the vote
- Chicago Tribune announcing the vote
Lane Tech has been paving the way for CS education not only in Chicago, but nationally. Many thousands of students will now have the opportunity to learn high-quality CS education and Lane is proud of its role in leading that charge.