December 2015: CCBB’s programmers are taking part in the Hour of Code, a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics.
December 9th: Amanda Birmingham took part in a panel of programmers speaking about their careers to the 6th, 7th, and 8th graders at High Tech Middle Media Arts in Point Loma, California
December 9th: Aaron Gary spoke to students at La Jolla High School about his career as a software engineer and how computers are used in Healthcare. He discussed big data and recommended engines for medical informatics and statistical inference.
December 3rd: Amanda Birmingham participated in a video conference with Ms. Sylvia Gibson’s Computer Prep class at Chollas-Mead Elementary in San Diego, California. She took an algorithm for an origami guessing game from the real world into the programming language used by the class (Scratch) and then into the language used at CCBB (Python).