‘Introduction to Computer Science’ PD Series – Bronx Teachers

Open to: Elementary school teachers in The Bronx.

Opportunity at a Glance:  Are you curious how computer science education looks in an elementary school classroom? Wondering what sorts of activities and tools can be used in a computer science class or lesson? This series will give examples of all of these, in addition to showcasing the CS4All vision of a computer science curriculum. In this course you will discover many tools and resources you can use to bring computer science education to your classroom and school. We will discuss computer science through the lens of project-based learning, best practices, and exploration.

Key dates: This professional development series will take place over five dates, consisting of 24 hours training in total. Participants are expected to attend all sessions.

  • Tuesday, January 17; 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 11; 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 14; 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 from 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 from 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Location: 1 Fordham Plaza, RM 420, the Bronx.

Registration deadline: Monday, January 9.

Take action: Talk to your principal, then register to participate.

For more information: View all CS4All PD opportunities.