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Jacksonville Country Day students participate in Hour of Code

By NewsLine Staff

Students at Jacksonville Country Day School recently participated in the Hour of Code, a global movement to get students interested in computer programming.  According to Code.org, which sponsors the initiative, almost 150 million students in over 180 countries have tried the Hour of Code since the program’s launch in 2013.  

Organized at Jacksonville Country Day School by technology specialist Cristina Knodel and librarian Amy Kucsak, the Hour of Code event kicked off at the school’s Character Education assembly on Dec. 11 at 8:30 a.m.