Why Every K-12 Student Should Learn Quantum Computing

Mar 4, 2024

3:30pm – 4:00pm CT

Quantum technologies are poised to revolutionize nearly every industry with a projected revenue of $44 billion by 2028, but it is rarely discussed in K-12 classrooms. Not only can K-12 students learn quantum computing, it provides a rich interdisciplinary teaching framework that can increase students’ confidence and belonging in STEM. In this presentation, learn what quantum computing is, why its education is critical today, and how educators can introduce quantum in alignment with industry best practices.

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Kiera Peltz

The Coding School