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Teach the Future: K-5 Computer Science Fundamentals with Code.org

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Teach the Future: K-5 Computer Science Fundamentals with Code.org

November 2 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

$15

This workshop provides teachers with hands-on training in Computer Science (“CS”) education. No prior experience in computing is required. Topics covered include computational thinking, a CS word wall, classroom strategies, programming with kids, and lots of “unplugged” classroom activities ready for immediate adoption. Attendees receive free curriculum guides and bling bags from Code.org. Among other take-aways, you will learn that yes! You can teach Computer Science.

What you’ll get from this workshop:

  • Instruction from an experienced computer science facilitator
  • An intro to computer science and pedagogy
  • An overview of the online teacher dashboard
  • A printed curriculum guide containing lesson plans
  • Strategies for “unplugged” classroom activities
  • Classroom supplies for the unplugged activities
  • A certificate of completion
  • A bag of Code.org swag

Technology requirements: Laptop or Chromebook

The registration deadline is Thursday, October 26th at 4:00 pm. Registrations will not be accepted after this deadline.

How do I pay the $15 fee for this workshop?

  1. You can pay at the event.
  2. Your school district can be billed following the event.

To view a complete workshop flyer, click here.

** To cancel your registration, please contact Katie O’Dell by phone or email at least 24 hours in advance to avoid being billed the registration fee.

Details

Date:
November 2
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.roe11.k12.il.us

Organizer

Katie O’Dell
Email:
kodell@roe11.org

Other

PD Hours:
6
Presenter:
Michele Roberts

Venue

ROE #11
730 7th Street
Charleston , IL 61920 United States
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Phone:
217-348-0151
Website:
http://www.roe11.k12.il.us/

Tickets

Teach the Future: K-5 Computer Science Fundamentals with Code.org$15.00