April 22, 2016
Google has recently launched a new interesting website called Computer Science Education to help students learn coding and computer science. Google Computer Science Education provides a collection of powerful tools, resources and programs to engage students in learning about the wonders of computer science. It also provides them with a number of scholarships, internships, residences and several other resources to help them develop their professional and technical skills. The three main sections in the website are:
A- Learn Computer Science
This page includes a plethora of resources and programs designed specifically for students and educators. It also provides a number of key tools students can use in class to write computer programs.
B- Participate in Academic Opportunities
This section features programs that offers students, women and minorities a wide variety of opportunities to help them expand their CS knowledge and cultivate valuable professional experience. It also includes ‘scholarships to support students world-wide’.
C- Access Career Opportunities
This section offers a number of resources to help students develop professional and technical skills. There are ‘programming contests that help students apply computational thinking and develop programming skills’. It also features a ‘number of internships and residences for those specifically interested in employment at Google’.
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