Did you know computing jobs are the #1 source of new wages in the United States? Did you also know there are 500,000 current computing openings in every industry and every state, and they’re projected to grow at twice the rate of all other jobs? Around 90% of parents want their child to study computer science, but only 35% of high schools nationwide teach computer science. Houston: we have a problem! But guess what? OPSRC has the answer! Being Oklahoma’s Code.org partner means we can provide intensive supports as you build pathways to computer science at your school or entire district.
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How will you have some of those tough conversations? How will they sound?
We all have those people who say, ‘Well, back in my day…’ and then begin to tell you how it was in the good old days or the bad old days. We are working in a unique time and place in Oklahoma history; I believe we have probably seen more changes to budget allocations in the past three years than probably in any three-year period of history. This has truly been a wild ride and not in a fun way.
It’s official: summer is here! Hopefully, you are looking forward to some well-deserved downtime with your family and with colleagues. Not being a warm weather fan, I am already looking forward to the fall with its college football and Indian tacos at the Oklahoma State Fair.