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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ACM High School Programming Competition 2017

The ACM High School Coding Competition will be held on Purdue University’s campus, Saturday April 15, 2017. The event is an annual programming competition hosted by Purdue’s ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Chapter. High School Students from around the Midwest will come to Purdue to compete. Teams of two students attempt to solve 10 programming questions in the shortest possible time. The questions cover a variety of topics and difficulty levels. The best teams take home prizes, and all students will receive something for attending.

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