Apple recently highlighted the CEI or Community Education Initiative milestone with its expansion to 600 communities around the world.
The Community Education Initiative was launched in 2019 to teach coding in schools in Tennessee. Now the program will reach 600 communities around the world and partners with more than 150 educational organizations to make it possible.
Apple says they now have partners in 29 states, as well as 99 regions and countries. All 50 states have already benefited from the program, including the District of Columbia,
Apple VP of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives Lisa Jackson said the company believes in education and its influence. She said students can discover and acquire the tools they need to shape their future and help improve their communities. Jackson further stated that Apple is excited about expanding the Community Education Initiative to provide students with access to world-class learning opportunities.