The College Board’s new AP Computer Science Principles course goes live in High Schools around the country this Fall! The focus of the courses is to give all students Computer Science experience that is needed to understand and build tomorrow’s digital future.
Are you teaching this class? If so, share your and your students’ experiences during the first week of class on social media using the hashtag #APCSPfirstweek. If you are interested in teaching this course, sign up to get updates on trainings for the course. (Note that CS certification is not required to teach this course, although it is recommended.) If you are a teacher, administrator, parent or anyone interested in CS education, you can get a sense for the course in this video:
AP Computer Science Principles was created by the College Board with significant support from the National Science Foundation. It will be interesting to see how the course impacts students and how it evolves over time!