Unlocking Doors for Students
How to Get Started
- See our computer science curriculum options.
- Sign up for our newsletters so we can inform you of our professional development opportunities.
- You can recommend a teacher for our programs.
- Email NewBoCo to discuss your school’s computer science education needs.
About NewBoCo K-12 Education
NewBoCo advocates for access to computer science and STEM education for ALL students in Iowa. We offer a variety of student and educator program options, and are the designated provider of Code.org Professional Learning Programs in Iowa. Our role includes providing quality professional development to educators through local school district partnerships and acting as a regional hub of the global computer science education movement. NewBoCo will work with schools and provide networking and collaboration events for computer science teachers.
Samantha Dahlby helps schools implement STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) into their curricula in a fun and engaging way. She leads NewBoCo’s partnership with Code.org to provide high-quality computer science professional development for teachers. Her goal is to make computer science education accessible to all of Iowa’s students.
Code.org Standards Alignment
Participation in Iowa has grown from 2017-2020! Open the map legend to view different years.