2019 Theme: CS for Good
Computer science is a foundational subject in today’s world that will benefit students in any career path. It not only gives them room to flex their creativity but also equips them with the tools to tackle some of the world’s most pressing problems. How computer science is used and applied in the real world is a crucial part of learning computer science.
How computer science is used and applied in the real world is a crucial part of learning computer science. That is why the focus for this year's Hour of Code is CS for Good (Computer Science for Good)- #CSforGood. The creators want to help you understand some of the challenges that people around the world face and inspire you to think more deeply about the role computer science can play in creating a more equitable and sustainable world. Computer science can make a positive impact in our world - from self-driving car technology that can make our roads safer, to data science techniques that can identify disease earlier and keep us healthier.