December 4-10, 2017

Students across Bellevue will participate in the Hour of Code, the largest learning event in history. The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. All BSD elementary and middle schools plan to participate in the worldwide event. High school students should check with their school to see if they will be participating.

What is the Hour of Code?

A One-Hour Activity

Students of all ages can choose from a variety of self-guided tutorials, for kindergarten and up. Tutorials work on any modern browser, tablet or smartphone.

A Spark to Keeping Learning Computer Science

Once students see what they create right before their eyes, they’re empowered to keep going.

No Experience Needed

Tutorials are so simple and fun anyone can learn to code.

Why computer science?

Every 21st-century student should have the opportunity to take part in creating technology that’s changing our world. The basics help nurture creativity and problem-solving skills, and prepare students for any future career.