New Today at Apple sessions offered in expanded with Skills, Walks, Labs formats

New Today at Apple sessions offered in expanded with Skills, Walks, Labs formats

Apple has announced a new Today at Apple release with sessions in three new and expanded formats — Skills, Walks and Labs — which offer hands-on group sessions focused on photography, video, music, coding, app development, art and design and more. 

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Free Hour of Code sessions come to Apple retail stores next week

Free Hour of Code sessions come to Apple retail stores next week

Apple has unveiled new resources designed to bring coding education through the Everyone Can Code program to more students around the world. Starting today, customers can register for thousands of free Hour of Code sessions, available at all Apple Store locations around the world from Dec. 1-14.

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Apple’s Everyone Can Code comes to U.S. schools serving blind and deaf students

Apple’s Everyone Can Code comes to U.S. schools serving blind and deaf students

Apple is teaming up with educators for blind and deaf communities across the U.S. to bring accessible coding to their schools. Beginning this fall, schools supporting students with vision, hearing or other assistive needs will start teaching the Everyone Can Code curricula for Swift, Apple’s programming language.

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AWT News Update: December 12, 2017

AWT News Update: December 12, 2017

Our top news stories for Apple fans today:

  • The new iMac Pro is coming on December 14, and it features a piece of custom hardware called the Apple T2 chip
  • Chicago Public Schools and City Colleges of Chicago will be expanding Apple's Everyone Can Code curriculum
  • Have a drone you fly with your iPhone or iPad? If it meets certain conditions, it will need to be registered with the FAA under new legislation
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Apple celebrates Hour of Code at its retail stores

Apple celebrates Hour of Code at its retail stores

Apple has opened registration for thousands of free Hour of Code sessions available at all Apple Stores from Dec. 4-10. The company also introduced a new educational challenge in Swift Playgrounds and added new teacher resources to the Everyone Can Code curriculum to help teach Swift, Apple’s programming language.

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Apple opens Everyone Can Code initiatives to students worldwide

Apple opens Everyone Can Code initiatives to students worldwide

Apple has announced the global expansion of its Everyone Can Code initiative to more than 20 colleges and universities outside of the U.S. These schools will now offer the App Development with Swift Curriculum, a full-year course designed by Apple engineers and educators to teach coding and app design to students of all levels and backgrounds. 

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