Code.org is hosting no-cost workshops for K-6 educators interested in teaching computer science. Workshop will cover beginning courses and offer supplies needed to teach them.
What’s in this workshop? In-person instruction from an experienced computer science facilitator, including an intro to computer science, pedagogy, overview of the online curriculum, teacher dashboard, and strategies for teaching “unplugged” classroom activities.
What you’ll receive (at no cost) • Printed curriculum guide • Certificate of completion • Classroom supplies for the unplugged lessons • Fun Code.org swag
Where to register: Register in JPLS. Classes are filling fast. Location of workshops: ASB. Check JPLS for room number. Cost: Free Instructor: Camille Cole, Code.org certified instructor
Register now for Professional Development classes for elementary teachers. Classes are offered cafeteria style: take whichever class or classes you would like. Register in JPLS. Search for "Elementary: Google Classes" or "Elementary: iPad Classes".
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