This year’s WeTeach_CS Summit will be our biggest event yet, with over 90 (!!!) breakout sessions, general sessions, exhibitor fair, student playground, awards and more! To keep up with everything going, check out the full online schedule. Attendees can plan their WeTeach_CS Summit experience by browsing sessions, reading descriptions, syncing to calendars, and sharing via social media.
If you want to return to the classroom this fall with a shiny new CS certification, then now’s the time to make it happen! There are three TExES certification testing windows this summer scheduled for June, July, and August. Choose the one that works best for you and allow WeTeach_CS can help you achieve your CS certification goals!
WeTeach_CS Summit and Deep Dives Registration Closing Soon – Don’t miss out on this unique CS PD experience! #wtcs2018
Whether it’s two days, three days, or five days, you don’t want to miss out on the CS PD experience of the summer! We’ve expanded our WeTeach_CS Summit and Deep Dives with so many new sessions, strands, and activities that we’ve had to move to a bigger location to hold all of the CS professional development for prospective, new, and experienced K-12 CS teachers. So, if you’ve been thinking about attending, now’s the time to act. Registration for the WeTeach_CS Summit closes on Monday, June 11 and Deep Dives registration will close on Tuesday, June 12. Don’t miss out!
The Congressional App Challenge (CAC) is a public effort to encourage kids to learn how to code, through annual district-wide competitions hosted by Members of Congress for their district.
Students code original applications for the chance to be selected for recognition by their Member of Congress, win prizes, and have their work put on display in the Capitol Building in Washington, DC. This year’s contest begins on June 4, 2018.
Public policy is made at many levels. The Texas State Board of Education reviews and adopts curriculum standards and graduation requirements which places them in a prime position to open up opportunities for students to take computer science related courses. The SBOE met on April 11-13, 2018 and made several decisions that will have this affect.