Welcome to K-8 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!
Sign up to attend one of our FREE CS Fundamentals regional trainings (8:30 am – 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted)
November 29, 2017 WhiteRiver, SD
December 1, 2017 Stanley County Elementary School, Ft. Pierre, SD
December 8, 2017 Bon Homme High School, Tyndall, SD (12:30-4:00)
January 3, 2018 Dupree, South Dakota
January 19, 2018 Hot Springs, South Dakota
January 22, 2018 Douglas School District, Box Elder South Dakota
January 26, 2018 Yankton, South Dakota (8:30-12:30)
January 26, 2018 Laramie, Wyoming
If these dates don’t work, consider hosting a training for your own school or district.
885 Educators have been trained in South Dakota CS Fundamentals. Bring computer science fundamentals to your school today!
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