Computer Science Training Grant

On April 12, the Baker-Polito Administration announced that Massachusetts has a received a $364,000 grant from the College Board and the Chan Zuckerberg Foundation. The money will be used to train public high school teachers in computer science coursework. To qualify for the professional development, teachers will submit online applications to Code.org beginning this spring. Information on how to apply is available online. Preference will be given to teachers working in Level 4 and 5 schools and to teachers from districts with a high percentage of economically disadvantaged students.