Within the next five years, 740,000 job openings will be available in Washington state, and one-third of them will be jobs in the STEM field.
The Seattle area is estimated to have more than 50,000 open tech-sector jobs. Sixty percent of our high schools don’t even offer introductory computer science...
Hour of Code is a grassroots movement founded by national nonprofit Code.org to make coding more accessible.
Just four in 10 schools in the U.S. offer a computer science course, according to Code.org.
Fewer than 25 percent of high schools in the U.S. offer computer science classes.