6 school districts to get computer science pilot program

GULFPORT, Miss. —Six school districts in South Mississippi have been selected to participate in a state-sponsored computer science pilot program.

The Mississippi Department of Education announced Hancock, Harrison, George, Pass Christian, Ocean Springs and Pascagoula school districts will begin training teachers for the program this summer.

The program will be administered at K-5 schools and high schools in those districts beginning next year.