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Area Students Attempt to Break Coding World Record

WHO:
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

 

WHEN/WHERE:
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.