Welcome to K-5 Computer Science Fundamentals

Technology & Innovation in Education (TIE) proudly invites all full-time K-8 teachers, specialists, and administrators to sign up for a FREE, one-day workshop that will prepare them to teach computer science as an integral part of math, science and ELA. Code.org engages students in problem solving, critical thinking, analyzing and collaboration.

What’s in a workshop?

In-person instruction including an intro to computer science, pedagogy, overview of the online curriculum, teacher dashboard, and strategies for teaching “unplugged” classroom activities.

Attendees will receive Code.org swag, a complete curriculum guide, a certificate of completion, classroom supplies for the unplugged activities and 6 CEU Hours toward one CEU Credit!

*Click on the dates to register.*  

Workshops coming up:

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Waubay, South Dakota

Thursday, June 7, 2018, Rapid City, South Dakota

Monday, June 18, 2018, Wyoming (Tentative)

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, Watertown, South Dakota

Friday, June 22, 2018, Sioux Falls, South Dakota


Consider hosting a training for your own school or district.

We can provide at no cost to the school or district a CS Fundamentals workshop to all elementary teachers and support staff. A great advantage to having all staff trained.

Please contact TIE Learning Specialists & Code.org Professional Learning Partners Kim Clark,  or Julie Erickson for more details or if you have questions.

1126  Educators have been trained in South Dakota CS Fundamentals. Bring computer science fundamentals to your school today!

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