PDE PAsmart 7-12 Praxis Prep

Online

Session Dates

Tuesday September 01, 2020
Monday January 18, 2021

Closed
This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.

This training engages PAsmart Targeted Grant middle/high school educators in activities to develop Computer Science (CS) content area knowledge and skills. With support from facilitators, participants will engage in self-paced activities via the online We_Teach CS program.

Objectives

At the conclusion of this training participants will be able to:

  • Provide examples of how computing fosters innovation and collaboration in society.
  • Identify obstacles of equal access to computing among different groups.
  • Utilize abstraction, pattern recognition, problem decomposition, and number base conversion to create and analyze algorithms.
  • Apply knowledge of programming control structures, standard operators, variables, correctness, extensibility, modifiability, and reusability in the creation and modification of computer programs.

Target Audience

Educators who currently are or will soon be teaching a middle or high school level computer science course in an LEA that received a PAsmart Targeted Grant.

Topics Covered: STEM

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Sadie Hetrick, at 717-901-2273, or shetrick@pattan.net.

Event Info

Event Type:

On-line Courses

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit

Presenters:

PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:

Registration:

Sadie Hetrick
shetrick@pattan.net
717-901-2273

Contact:

Sara Frey
sfrey@pattan.net
717-901-2294