That’s why Johns Hopkins University’s Carey Business school, Facebook, and Mindgrub created an #HourofCode Hackathon for Baltimore City Public Schools to #dodigitalgood.
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After the lectures, participants will create their own version of the infamous Flappy Bird game. No coding experience is necessary to participate. Students will receive a t-shirt, lunch, and invaluable skills to prepare them for postsecondary success. This event is in conjunction with Computer Science Education Week and an official #HourofCode event. The Hour of Code, organized by the nonprofit Code.org and over 100 others, is a global movement to build students a foundation for success in any 21st-century career path.