Purdue University Offers Online CS1 Course for High Schoolers

Purdue UniversityFor the first time in the history of the Purdue Computer Science Department, Indiana high school students will have the opportunity to take a free, online, non-credit course to develop their programming skills. The course is designed to approximate an introductory college computer science course, and to prepare students for the AP Computer Science A exam.

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Current and Future MOOC Opportunities

A massive open online course (MOOC) is an opportunity for an educator to participate in professional development at their own pace without having to travel long distances during their busy work week. Listed below are some courses of interest to computer science educators of all levels. All of the courses are free and many will allow you to receive a certificate of completion which might be able to be translated into Indiana professional growth points.

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