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By Jillian Balow
Columnist 

Making the case for computer science

All this talk of economic diversity in Wyoming - it's critical.

 

February 8, 2018

All this talk of economic diversity in Wyoming - it's critical. And key to every conversation is education: How do we prepare and retain a workforce to keep our state strong for years to come? There is a bold answer that will lead more Wyoming students to higher education and prosperous career options: computer science.

Computer science is not learning how to use a word processor or create a spreadsheet. Computer science is the foundation for every career of the future and includes programming, computational thinking, data science, networking, cybersecurity, robotics, IT, and machine learni...



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