Pennsylvania Computer Science Teachers Association (PA-CSTA) Virtual Unconference


Session Dates

Saturday March 18, 2023 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Webinar

The PA-CSTA virtual unconference will engage participants in guided discussion on K-12 computer science (CS) education in Pennsylvania. PaTTAN CS consultants and leaders of Pennsylvania chapters of the Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA) will facilitate breakout discussions around topics related to building foundational knowledge and skills in CS, recruiting students to CS, teaching CS with evidence-based practices, and building community partnerships to support CS education.


Participants will:

  • List statewide goals for K-12 CS education in Pennsylvania
  • Discuss local CS education initiatives and priorities
  • Identify the foundational knowledge and skills in CS
  • Develop individual goals for engaging in and supporting K-12 CS education

Target Audience

School Librarians, K-12 General Ed, Special Education and English Language Learner teachers

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

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


Various Presenters

Event Contact:


Sadie Hetrick

Content Contact:

Sara Frey