Free Online AP Computer Science A from Purdue and edX

CS 180 HS logo - Module 1Purdue University, in partnership with edX, is offering an online AP Computer Science A course for the 2016-17 academic year. This course can be taken by students, or interested educators, at no cost. The class will feature instruction from Purdue faculty and staff, and will cover all topics addressed in the AP CS A course curriculum.

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O’Reilly Media to Celebrate International Day Against DRM

Media that is “DRM Free” means having the ability to download files at your convenience, store them on all your devices, or share them with a friend or colleague as you would a print book or DVD.

In celebration of Day Against DRM, on Tuesday, May 3, O’Reilly will be having a site-wide sale on books and training videos. This sale only comes around once a year and you won’t want to miss it, trust us. Get your list together of things you want to learn and sign up to be notified when the sale goes live.

http://www.oreilly.com/pub/cpc/16462

NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing 2015

ncwit_aspirationsThe 2015-16 Indiana Aspirations in Computing Awards competition for high school girls, in conjunction with the national award, is set to kick off on September 1. The annual awards are given to high school aged women in the state of Indiana that have demonstrated outstanding aptitude and interest in IT and computing.

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