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Amazon Hour of Code at Jane Edwards

Who: Media outlets are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

What: Amazon, one of the top electronic commerce companies in the world, is sending representatives to Jane Edwards Elementary School for Computer Science Education Week (December 3-9, 2018). For two days, students will participate in an Hour of Code; they will create their own apps or games they can show their parents and earn Hour of Code certificates. With interactive, hands-on activities, students will learn computational thinking skills in an approachable way. 

Amazon Future Engineer, a comprehensive kindergarten-to-career program to inspire and educate millions of students across the country, is proud to sponsor this year’s Hour of Code. The goal of Amazon Future Engineer and during this week is to reach more than 1 million female students. 

When: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 and Wednesday December 5, 2018; 10:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. both days

Where: Jane Edwards Elementary School, 1900 Jane Edwards Road, Edisto Island, SC 29438

For more information about the Amazon Hour of Code at Jane Edwards, please contact Principal Rodney Moore at (843) 559-4171 or Allison Flicker (516) 524-9295 with Amazon. 

To learn more about the Hour of Code overall, visit