George Lucas Educational Foundation

Grant Smith

Former educator turned teacher trainer and CS education consultant helping districts bring coding to all students.

Grant taught computer programming and then scaled up his classes for all students in a nearby district. He now helps other districts bring coding to all their students as a trainer/consultant through the firm he co-founded, Launch CS. He is one of the authors of the Computer Science Teachers Association 2017 K-12 Standards.

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