Amazon to bring enhanced computer science education to 11 SCS elementary schools

Computer science curriculum coming for 11 SCS elementary schools

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - Approximately 5,700 elementary students in Shelby County schools will have enhanced computer science education, thanks to Amazon

A non-profit called "Boot-Up" specializes in elementary computer curriculum.

It partnered with Amazon to create computer science programs that train teachers and students.

The 11 elementary schools are:

  • Hawkins Mill
  • Gardenview
  • Shelby Oaks
  • William H Brewster
  • Cromwell
  • South Park
  • John P. Freeman
  • Snowden
  • Delano
  • Parkway Village
  • Wells Station Elementary

This is part of Amazon’s Future Engineer program which is focused on educating children from low income, under-served communities

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