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The Mission of the Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Academy staff is to provide all students with a high quality education, by giving our students opportunities to express their creativity and knowledge in conjunction with the Common Core Standards of learning to achieve academic excellence.  We seek to create an environment that achieves academic excellence.  We seek to create an environment that achieves equity for all students and ensures that every student is fully respected and learns to respect others.


 
Black Girls CODE Presents:
Build a Webpage in a Day!


Saturday, December 9, 2017
10am-4pm

@ Crispus Attucks Elementary School CS 21
180 Chauncey Street
Brooklyn, NY 11233
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Register TODAY! 
No prior programming experience is required.

Black Girls CODE is bringing our exciting 1-day webmaking workshop to the New York area on Saturday, December 9th! This workshop will teach participants to build their own unique webpage in one day using fun games and activities to introduce HTML, CSS, and basic web structure.

Check-in begins at 9:00 a.m. and the event starts promptly at 10:00 a.m. The cost of the workshop is $35 with limited scholarships available - apply here.
 
 
Know some code?  Great with kids?  No tech experience but want to help anyway? Sign-up to Volunteer Here!

#changeherpath

Stay updated on all Black Girls CODE student and volunteer opportunities by visiting our website and joining our mailing list.
 


Black Girls CODE Presents:
Learn to Code a Robot with SmartGurlz

Saturday, April 8, 2017
10 am - 3:30 pm
@ Black Girls CODE NY Office
76 9th Avenue 
Suite 315
New York, NY 10011

 
This workshop will focus on coding using Google Blockly!
Tech divas will explore coding fundamentals with Google Blockly and SmartGurlz robots and dolls.
Workshop is free and open to girls ages 7-12!

Stay abreast of all Black Girls CODE student and volunteer opportunities by visiting our website and joining our mailing list.




Apply for an
Apple Worldwide Developers Conference
2017 Scholarship!
Submissions Open March 27
Deadline: Sunday, April 2, 2017 @ 5
:00pm

Want to network with other developers and improve your iOS skills? Apply for a scholarship to attend Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference June 5-9. To apply, you must use submit a visually interactive scene in a Swift playground that can be experienced within three minutes. Your Swift playground should be built using Swift Playgrounds on iPad or xCode on macOS.
 
Developers selected for a scholarship will receive a WWDC17 ticket and lodging free of charge.
Apply Here


BUILD. LEARN. EXPLORE.

Let your imagination soar with hands-on activities available for the children provided by the Cochran staff,

The E.O. Fire Department and The Jersey Children’s Museum and NJ Youth Corp.!

Johnnie Cochran’s STEM Night!

When: January 19, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Where: Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Academy

190 Midland Ave, East Orange, NJ

Why: Because YOU deserve to know all about what your child is learning in

MATH, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY!!

Admission: FREE

 

Got questions? Get Answers! Teachers will be available to discuss the Requirements for the STEM Fair Projects. Get a chance to see your child’s work on display. Students will participate in educational activities! This will be a great NIGHT of Educational FUN and EXPLORING!

     

All we need is YOU!

 



Computer Science Education Week

December 5-11, 2016
 
Join us as we celebrate Computer Science Education Week here at Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Academy.  Throughout the week your children will be learning about computer science education while learning how to code.  For more information about Computer Science Education Week, feel free to check out this website: https://csedweek.org/

                                               
 
Monday, December 5, 2016

Joke of the Day
Why did the fly never land on the computer?

Website of the Day
http://cochran.eastorange.schoolfusion.us/
Visit JCA school website

Word of the Day
Coding- the way we tell computers to do all the helpful things they do for us.
Answer:  He was afraid of the world wide web.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Joke of the Day
What did the spider do on the computer?

Websites of the Day
http://www.blackgirlscode.com/
https://code.org/

Word of the Day
Computer program- is a series of instructions that tell a computer to perform an action.

Answer:  He made a website.
 
Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Joke of the Day
What does a baby computer call his father?

Websites of the Day
http://www.dkfindout.com/us/computer-coding/

Word of the Day

Algorithm-a list of steps you can follow to finish a task.
 
Answer:  Data!
Thursday, December 8, 2016

Joke of the Day
Why was the computer cold?

Websites of the Day
http://partners.disney.com/hour-of-code

Word of the Day

Loop- the action of doing something over and over again.
Answer:  It had a virus.
 
Friday, December 9, 2016

Joke of the Day
What do you get when you cross a computer and a life guard?

Websites of the Day
https://www.tynker.com/hour-of-code/

Word of the Day

Debug- to identify and remove errors from (coding) programs.

Answer:  A screen saver.