About Us

The Ultimate Software Academy for Computer Science Education inspires and cultivates the advancement of a community of K-12 teachers and students who continuously rediscover computing and apply its principles to creatively solve problems and engender innovation.

Among our objects, we aim at:

  • increasing the number of South Florida Students who choose a computing major
  • improving the skills of South Florida high school students in computer programming and problem solving
  • increasing awareness of South Florida high school computing students about research activities in the area of computer science
  • increasing access to training for South Florida teachers in subjects such as Computer Science Principles and elementary programming
  • increasing the pipeline of computing students who choose to major at FIU and continue to advanced work, including FIU research groups and internships at local companies
  • improving the teaching skills of FIU programming team members through practical instructional experience and mentoring by FIU faculty