FB6D92300B4AC6D3872584D500630B1C Hearing Summary CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsfPUBLICBILL SUMMARY For COMPUTER SCIENCE FOR TOMORROW - AMAZONJOINT COMMITTEE COMMITTEE ON JOINT TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEEDate Dec 19, 2019 Location SCR 352 Computer Science for Tomorrow - Amazon - Committee Discussion Only Attachment Tag File Name aDocAttachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/4ADB4B385E78...$File/191219 AttachF.pdf?OpenElement 11:01:54 AM Alexis Menocal Harrigan, Director of State Government Affairs at Code.org, Becky Muller, digital literacy and technology teacher at STEM lab, and Courtney Jensen, Executive Director of TechNet presented on computer science using a PowerPoint presentation (Attachment F). Ms. Jensen discussed the job opportunities for students who focus on computer science and the importance of technology in today's society. Ms. Muller discussed her student's computer science work. 11:25:07 AM Ms. Harrigan continued the presentation by discussing computer science policy in Colorado and around the United States. 11:32:49 AM Ms. Harrigan, Ms. Muller, and Ms. Jensen responded to questions from the committee about accessing computer science education, interaction with industry professionals, computer science classes in Colorado, and local control school districts.