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Happy Computer Science Education Week DPSCD! Be part of this week-long celebration on the importance of Computer Science Education while addressing issues of equity within this vital field. Check with your teacher on cool activities such as girls in gaming and MANCODE at https://bit.ly/39LnOmK #CSEDWeek.

Be Part of a Guinness World Record! Register by 11:59 p.m. Mon. Dec. 7th: DPSCD needs you to help meet the goal of reporting 3,000 student users to set the Guinness World Record for “most users (students) to take an online 30-minute computer programming lesson in 24 hours.” To register for the Michigan Accelerate Computer Science (Coding for Michigan) virtual event on Dec. 11th-12th please visit  https://medc.cventevents.com/event/3da4c07a-9e2c-46c4-a30c-1a82722dd8b8/summary.

DPSCD Welcome Wednesdays K-8 Online Open House Series Wed. Dec. 9th: Join us for an online Open House exploring three excellent District neighborhood schools: Foreign Language Immersion and Cultural Studies School (FLICS), Edison Elementary and Cooke-Stem Academy from 4:30 p.m.- 6 p.m. Click www.detroitk12.org/Page/9013 to register!

DPSCD Technology and Family Resource Hubs Available this Week: The District has opened 13 Technology and Family Resource Hubs providing direct resources to students and families including: digital device repair, breakfast, lunch, mental health support and a range of other services to help you during this challenging time. More information can be found at www.detroitk12.org/hubs.

DPSCD Free COVID-19 Testing Continues this Week: The District is offering free COVID-19 testing in partnership with Wayne State University and Henry Ford Health System at nine different school locations this week. For the full listing of testing sites and times, please visit detroitk12.org/health.