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Why Do Students Have To Learn Computer Science in Hong Kong?

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Students have to learn computer science in Hong Kong – and everywhere on this planet – as we are living in a world with technology. From banking, medicine, entertainment to retail, technology is everywhere. When you withdraw money at the bank, there is computer science which made that possible. When […]

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How Our Game Can Teach Computer Science

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Last Thursday, we had the chance to interact with students. The class took place in the Salvation Army Lam Butt Chung Memorial School. Our goal was to organize one hour of computer science education. We worked with Alice Lam to make it happen. It consisted in learning three concepts: Algorithm […]

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How to Receive a Grant of HK$ 50K to Promote IT

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Hurry up!   The Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) is inviting secondary schools to design and organise IT activities from March 2016 to December 2016 “with an aim to foster a pro-IT atmosphere and stimulate interest in IT in the school community.” The deadline for submitting the documents […]

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8 Steps to Engage Underrepresented Students in Computers

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Let’s be honest. Hong Kong is a city with too many inequalities. Education is no exception to the rule. Computer Science education is even worse. We present 8 steps to engage underrepresented students in computers. This situation can improve. It’s improving a bit. In 2010, 10 per cent of the […]

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