ACM Student Chapters Celebrate CSEdWeek by Organizing Hour of Code Activities

During Computer Science Education Week, December 3 to 9, 2018, nearly 90 ACM student chapters participated in the Hour of Code, a global movement designed to generate excitement in young people about programming and technology. Games, tutorials, and other events were organized during Computer Science Education Week around the world, inspiring the next generation of computer scientists.

ACM student chapters that organized 2018 Hour of Code activities include:

View ACM's Hour of Code 2018 Flickr Album

ACM chapters that participated in the Hour of Code took photos from their experiences introducing young student to computing. This Flickr album contains some photos from Hour of Code events that ACM chapters hosted in their communities.

Chapter-in-a-Box: Everything You Need to Run and Grow Your ACM Chapter

Chapter-in-a-Box contains the resources required for organizing and maintaining an ACM chapter. This compilation of materials and practices includes advice about recruiting members, ideas for activities, how-tos for running meetings and conferences, and much more.

Chapter Administrative Interface

The Administrative Interface helps manage member rosters, add newly elected officers, update address and contact information, submit events to the ACM Local Activities Calendar, and produce annual reports.

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Start an ACM Chapter

ACM local chapters engage members through talks by local practitioners, visits from prominent speakers from the ACM Distinguished Speakers Program, technical and career workshops, field trips to computing installations, and social activities. Chapters are the engines that drive networking and learning on a local level. 

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