Code.org CS Fundamentals Inro Workshop for Elementary Teachers - Virtual Series

October 12, 2021 - February 9, 2022

STEM

Code.org CS Fundamentals: Fully supported, free computer science curriculum and activities for Elementary Teachers. Regardless of what subject you teach; computer science is foundational knowledge for all students in the 21st century. Incorporating it into your classroom will give your students a huge leg up. Besides, this is a subject the kids love learning. With the help of this Code.org, no cost, one-day workshop for elementary school teachers, you will receive support in teaching computer science even if you have no prior experience. In addition, the activities are really fun!

What’s in a 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. Over 10,000 teachers have participated in a workshop and the majority say it’s the best PD they’ve ever attended.

What you'll get from this workshop:

  • In-person instruction from an experienced computer science facilitator.
  • An intro to computer science and pedagogy.
  • An overview of the online curriculum and teacher dashboard.
  • A printed curriculum guide containing course lesson plans.
  • Strategies for teaching "unplugged" classroom activities.
  • A certificate of completion.
  • Code.org swag!

Sign up now so you can start teaching these life-changing skills!  Learn more about Code.org’s K-5 program at http://code.org/k5.  Please feel free to email me for more details. pwright@tiu11.org

Must attend all five sessions. Either all fall or all winter sessions to receive Act 48.

Register

Registration is open until 10/12/2021

Available Credit or Activity Hours

Act 48 Activity Hours
11.0 Hours
Teaching and Learning Professional Development Teaching Techniques and Strategies
Free

Sessions

Tuesday, October 12
4 - 6pm
Session 1 Fall
Tuesday, October 19
4 - 5:30pm
Session 2 Fall
Tuesday, October 26
4 - 5:30pm
Session 3 Fall
Tuesday, November 9
4 - 5:30pm
Session 4 Fall
Tuesday, November 16
4 - 6pm
Session 5 Fall
Wednesday, January 12
4 - 6pm
Session 1 Winter
Wednesday, January 19
4 - 5:30pm
Session 2 Winter
Wednesday, January 26
4 - 5:30pm
Session 3 Winter
Wednesday, February 2
4 - 5:30pm
Session 4 Winter
Wednesday, February 9
4 - 6pm
Session 5 Winter