Seventh-graders Jason Tran, left, and David Sushkov work out a problem with a kid-friendly coding program in their computer science class at Mills Middle School in Folsom Cordova Unified School District. Dedicated computer programming classes remain a rarity in California schools, even as the information technology sector is exploding.
Seventh-graders Jason Tran, left, and David Sushkov work out a problem with a kid-friendly coding program in their computer science class at Mills Middle School in Folsom Cordova Unified School District. Dedicated computer programming classes remain a rarity in California schools, even as the information technology sector is exploding. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Seventh-graders Jason Tran, left, and David Sushkov work out a problem with a kid-friendly coding program in their computer science class at Mills Middle School in Folsom Cordova Unified School District. Dedicated computer programming classes remain a rarity in California schools, even as the information technology sector is exploding. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com

Coding courses a rarity in California high schools despite tech explosion

March 19, 2016 09:00 AM

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