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Colorado Computer Science Education Week

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Hey, Colorado! We Challenge You to Show Us How You Code!

CDE invites educators and students to join the celebration of Computer Science Education Week by participating in Hour of Code or any other exciting computer science experiences, including unplugged activities.

Check out the age appropriate resources below for ways to participate in CSEd Week. 

View the Computer Science Resource Bank and Hour of Code's website to learn more about CSEd Week. 

Computer Science Education Week - December 4-10, 2023

This year's theme: Creativity with AI 

  • What is #CSEdWeek?  
    • According to, "Computer Science Education Week is an annual call to action to inspire K-12 students to learn computer science, advocate for equity, and celebrate the contributions of students, teachers and partners in the field."  
  • What is #HourOfCode? 
    • According to, "the Hour of Code is a free introduction to computer science through fun activities and videos for learners of all skill levels. This year's celebration of both coding and AI is supported by over 400 partners, 20,000 educators, and 58,000 volunteers"
  • How to participate in #HourofCode #CSEdWeek

Interested in being featured on this year's CSEd Week page? 

Show us how you and your students code! Complete the Google Form linked below to share your school's CSEd Week activities. Submitted content will be published on this webpage and highlighted on CDE's social media pages. 

Show Us How You Code Form

Resources for CSEd Week and Hour of Code 2024 

Coding Resources

Unplugged Activity Resources

Teach computer science without a computer! 


For questions and general computer science inquires, please contact Pam Lewis, CDE's Computer Science Senior Consultant at 

*The resources provided on this webpage are intended to provide a quick access list for educators to use in a way that supports their instructional planning. Provided resources should be previewed and used with teacher discretion. Because this page contains resources outside of the CDE website, CDE cannot control changes in outside content and listing these resources does not indicate an endorsement by the Colorado Department of Education.