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Things To Know: Hour of Code

Parkside teacher Kathryn Marinos along with the San Bruno Education Foundation put together today "Hour of Code" at Parkside.  Over 100 preregistered for one of multiple hands on classes to learn the beginnings to advanced methods to code.  Ages 5 and up including adults participated.

The San Bruno Lions and the Parkside Leos provided a hot dog lunch with all of the fixings for $5.00.

Present as a teacher in one of the classes was Scott Cutner, president of the San Bruno Education Foundation. 

Other notables present were:  San Bruno School Board President Pat Flynn, school board member Kevin Martinez, school board member John Marinos.

Break out classes were well attended as can be seen in the attached photos.

Also present were representatives from Design Tech High School announcing their Thursday December 19th from 7:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. information session at the Burlingame Main Library - 480 Primrose Road - enter via the door on Bellevue Avenue - session will be held in the Lane Community room.

PURPOSE:  Learn more about what makes d.tech different and why it might be a great option for your student.

AUDIENCE:  Parents & Students - currently in the 8th grade and interested in future years.

QUESTIONS or to be added to their mailing list:  E-Mail Christy Knott at cknott@designtechhighschool.org

WEBSITE:  www.designtechhighschool.org

Scott C. December 15, 2013 at 07:45 PM
Thanks for covering this Robert! San Bruno is lucky to have you and your wonderful wife supporting our community :-) One more thing... Check out the impressive work Paul Linden has put into our website - www.SanBrunoEdFound.org - While you're there... Please use that "Donate" tab because the size of our 2014 K-8 School Grant Program depends what you give in 2013 :-) Thanks again! Scott Curtner
Chris December 16, 2013 at 10:36 AM
Thank you for this Robert. If any of the students want to go beyond that hour and learn how to code, feel free to refer them over to http://www.visualbasictutorial.net. It's a code school for absolute beginners.

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