Amazon announced that it will give $3.9 million to CodeVA for computer science education in Virginia. The funding will be paid in three installments over three years. The first installment of $1.3M will go to support virtual computer science education through online training.
CodeVA is a nonprofit that works to make computer science training equitable throughout Virginia’s schools. Gov. Ralph Northam recently committed $1.3 million in state grants to implement computer science learning across all public schools in grades K-12.