is a non-profit foundation dedicated to growing computer programming education. plans to do the following: Spreading the word that there is a worldwide shortage of computer programmers, and that it's much easier to learn to program than you think. Building an authoritative database of all programming schools, whether they are online courses, brick+mortar schools or summer camps. Our vision is that computer science and computer programming are included in the core curriculum in U.S. education, alongside other STEM (science technology engineering math) courses, such as biology, physics, chemistry and math.
Seattle, US
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Website was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Seattle, US
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Hadi Partovi

Hadi Partovi

Founder and CEO Office Locations has an office in Seattle
Seattle, US (HQ)
1301 5th Ave
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Total Funding

$35 m

Latest funding size

$12 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

Investors's latest funding round in December 2017 was reported to be $12 m. In total, has raised $35 m
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Where schools fall short, engages young women in computer science

At last week’s CloudNOW Top 10 Women in Cloud Innovation Awards presented at Google Campus in Mountain View, California, President of Alice Steinglass (pictured) was honored for her work in driving progress for women in tech. is a non-profit organization with a stated goal of makin… raises $12M to help more kids learn computer science, a nonprofit dedicated to improving computer science education, announced today that it has raised $12 million in new funding. The money comes from previous donors The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Infosys Foundation USA, as well as from new donor PricewaterhouseCoopers. The organ… gets $12 million for computer science education from Gates Foundation and other groups, a nonprofit dedicated to increasing access to computer science education, announced today that it has received $12 million in new donations from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, Infosys FoundationUSA, and others. Founded in 2013 by twin brother…

Girls are flocking to computer science courses

Minority enrollment nearly tripled this year, as well, and the two groups could help fill the health IT and cybersecurity staffing gaps.

Steve Jobs Believed Everyone Should Learn This 1 Skill

In an interview, Apple co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs, shared the one skill he believed everyone should learn.
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