AP CS Principles Resource from PD4CS

The PD4CS team wants to make you aware of an exciting new resource. We have just released professional development material aligned with the curriculum of the new  AP Computer Science Principles course and using Python as the programming language.  Visit  http://www.pd4cs.org/ to check it out!

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Purdue CSTA Teacher Workshop 2016


(pictured from L to R): Zach McKeever, Seth Pizzo, Phil Sands, Michelle Pittman, Jacqui Kane, Lynda Ludlow, Sue Tobey, Martie Murphy, Vickie Houlihan, Julie Alano, Ben Dillon, Deb Hagen, Dr. Tom Ho

Purdue University, in cooperation with the Indiana Hoosier Heartland CSTA, hosted thirteen teachers on campus for a three-day computer science teaching workshop from July 25th to July 27th, 2016. During the workshop, the teachers worked together to develop collaborative lesson plans, address the Big Ideas of the new Computer Science Principles course, and build the CSTA Community of Practice.

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Purdue Summer Teacher Workshop

Purdue UniversityFrom July 25th to July 27th, 2016, Purdue University’s Department of Computer Science will be hosting teachers for a three day workshop focused on the seven big ideas of the new AP Computer Science Principles course, and on building a community of practice for Indiana CSTA members. Each day will feature a mix of workshop sessions and open time for collaborative lesson planning and activity development.

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