Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Louisiana

Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Louisiana.

Did You Know?

  • Louisiana does not have K-12 computer science standards

  • Louisiana does not require high schools to offer computer science

  • CodeHS curriculum is free

Louisiana Computer Science Stats

  • 536 students took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2018 (181 AP CSP A, 355 AP CSP); only 28% were females
  • Computer programmers and software developers in Louisiana have an average annual salary of $78,430, which is more than the average state salary at $42,660

Sources: College Board, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Louisiana Department of Education

Louisiana Computer Science Pathway

CodeHS courses align with Louisiana middle school and high school computer science standards for a robust grade 6-12 pathway.

Intro to Programming with Karel the Dog (Ace)
Computer Science Explorations 1
Computer Science Explorations 2
Python Basics with Tracy 1
Python Basics with Tracy 2
Web Design (Kahlo)
Introduction to Game Design with p5play
Introduction to Computer Science in JavaScript (Corgi)
Introduction to Computer Science in Python
Web Design (Picasso)
Introduction to Virtual Reality
AP Computer Science Principles
Fundamentals of Cybersecurity
Mobile Apps
AP Computer Science A (Nitro)

Top-Notch Professional Development

Online & in-person training for teachers to build the knowledge and confidence to teach excellent computer science courses.

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Louisiana Policies & Resources

The Louisiana Board of Education passed a policy allowing AP Computer Science to count as an advanced mathematics credit for graduation. Beyond that, there has been minimal movement at the state leave to expand computer science education.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

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CodeHS Privacy Policy for Louisiana

CodeHS is a member of the Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC) in many states. Your district can sign Exhibit E to execute the agreement for your state.

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