"Everyone in the country should learn how to program a computer ... because it teaches you how to think."
- Steve Jobs



CS4RI Logo

The University of Rhode Island’s Computer Science Department is a proud partner in the State of Rhode Island’s CS4RI program that is bringing computer science and computational thinking to Rhode Island’s Elementary and Secondary Schools through free course materials, teacher professional development, and college credit in computer science for high school students. The links on the left provide more information on our programs and how you, and your school, can get involved in the state's CS4RI initiative and the country's CS4All initiative that are striving to have all of our kids educated in computer science for both their professional and personal development.

The President's 2016 Call For Computer Science For All in US Schools