H.R.2590: Computer Science for All Act of 2017

Author's Summary: "This bill establishes a program through which the Department of Education (ED) shall award grants to states, local educational agencies, and eligible tribal schools to serve as models for national replication of computer education expansion efforts. A grant application shall include specified plans that demonstrate the applicant's ability to carry out an ambitious expansion effort for all students, including traditionally underrepresented students."

IB's Summary: Computers are a part of most jobs these days and this bill offers funds to schools (especially to those with underrepresented students) to promote computer technology and hire educators for this topic.


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