Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Louisiana
Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Louisiana.
Did You Know?
- Louisiana does not have K-12 Computer Science Standards
- Louisiana does not require high schools to offer Computer Science
- CodeHS Curriculum is free
Louisiana Computer Science Stats
- 536 students took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2018 (181 AP CSP A, 355 AP CSP); only 28% were females
- Computer programmers and software developers in Louisiana have an average annual salary of $78,430, which is more than the average state salary at $42,660
Sources: College Board, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Louisiana Department of Education
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Online & in-person training for teachers to build the knowledge and confidence to teach excellent computer science courses.
Louisiana Policies & Resources
The Louisiana Board of Education passed a policy allowing AP Computer Science to count as an advanced mathematics credit for graduation. Beyond that, there has been minimal movement at the state leave to expand computer science education.
Source: Louisiana Department of Education
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