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Area Students Attempt to Break Coding World Record

Students from Knox County Schools, Oak Ridge City Schools, area private schools

Brandon Bruce, Cirrus Insight

Great Schools Partnership’s CodeTN

Knox County Schools Superintendent Bob Thomas and other local dignitaries


Wednesday, Nov. 8

Attempt: 9:30 to 10 a.m., area schools

Announcement: Noon, L&N STEM Media Center


Students will be participating in the coding event from 9:30 to 10 a.m. and the formal announcement of breaking the Guinness World Record for the most number of students simultaneously participating in a computer science lesson will be made at noon.


Two or more board members may be present.