Computer Science in Education 2020 (Dec 7th-12th)
What is An Hour of Code ?
An Hour of Code is a massive campaign to allow students to try one hour of computer programming during CS in Education week.
What Is Computer Science?
Computer Science develops skills to solve problems using technology. It shows how to create, not just use, new technologies.
What is Algorithm?
An algorithm is a list of steps you give to computers to solve a problem or to get something done.
What is Programming ?
A program is a list of steps/algorithms that tell the computer what to do.
Programming is when a programmer (computer scientist) writes the program :)
“I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.” - Steve Jobs (Apple)
"From phones to cars to medicines, technology touches every part of our lives. If you can create technology, you can change the world." - Susan Wojcicki (Google)