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Should Computer Science Classes Count Toward High School Graduation Requirements?

Published: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 5:04pm
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Jobs that require some kind of computer knowledge are becoming more prevalent, but some educators worry about the training students are getting in computer science.

A report looks at state policies dealing with high school students’ ability to apply those courses to graduation requirements in math and science.

Jennifer Zinth wrote the report and joins The Show to discuss it. She’s the director of High School and STEM for Education Commission of the States, a non-partisan group for education policy-makers across the country.

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