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President Obama Releases FY2017 Budget

President Obama released the Administration’s FY2017 budget request this week, including mandatory spending of $4 billion for the opportunity to “give every student from preschool to high school the opportunity to learn hands-on computer science (CS).” The President’s budget provides $69.4 billion in discretionary funding for the Department of Education, a 2 percent increase over […]

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President Obama Gives Shout Out to Computer Science and STEM in SOTU

In his last State of the Union address on January 12 President Obama called for schools to “offer every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one.” The President also mentioned the newly defunct No Child Left Behind, calling the new education bill (Every Student Succeeds Act) an […]

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