Rewiring CS Education for the Future of Work

The breakneck pace of technological change has left schools scrambling to build computer science programs fast enough to meet growing workforce demand. But are these new programs actually addressing the right challenges? Is there enough critical thinking and empathy in our computer science curricula? Join educators and major Silicon Valley employers to learn where the tech industry's real (and surprising) skill gaps are, and how new approaches are emerging to close them.

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Lori Gracey

Texas Computer Education Association

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