Rand seeks elementary schools for coding study

March 1 is the deadline for applying to participate in the Rand Corp.’s codeSpark pilot. Using codeSpark’s “Learn to Code” platform kids will learn coding and computational thinking using puzzles and games. RAND Corporation is seeking southwestern Pennsylvania elementary schools to participate in a pilot test of codeSPARK’s “Learn to Code” platform. codeSPARK is an award-winning platform for young children that uses puzzles and games to teach coding and computational thinking. The study is for 1st and 2nd grade classes and there is a preference for schools that don’t already offer a computer science/computational thinking curriculum in those grades.Learn more here and to express interest, just complete this form.