TechPoint Foundation for Youth is hosting a free hackathon for students aged 7-17 on Saturday, July 22, 2017 in Indianapolis at DeveloperTown’s headquarters. The event will include a daylong series of activities, exhibits, and competitions in Scratch and Python.
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.
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.