About Phil Sands

K-12 Outreach Coordinator for Computer Science at Purdue University

First Annual K-8 CS Conference at U of Indianapolis

On September 15th and 16th, 2017, the Indiana Department of Education in partnership with the Univeristy of Indaianapolis School of Education, and Indiana University’s School of Informatics and Computing will be offering a teacher workshop focused on integrating computer science into the K-8 curriculum.

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Purdue PD4CS Teacher Support Site Now Open to All

Purdue University’s Department of Computer Science has opened up their PD4CS teacher support materials to all teachers after 3-years of testing and development. The NSF-sponsored project has supported hundreds of teachers in their preparation for teaching programming and other computing concepts.

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