Apply Now! NCWIT Aspirations in Computing award applications are open

Apply Now! NCWIT Aspirations in Computing award applications are open

NCWIT is now accepting applications for the 2019 Aspirations in Computing awards. The AiC Awards are divided into three categories: 9th-12th grade women, 9th-12th grade educators, and collegiate women. Let’s make sure the Texas computer science community is well represented! Teachers should encourage young women in CS to apply and then be sure to apply yourself!

FREE! Code.org CS Fundamentals Workshop in the Rio Grande Valley

FREE! Code.org CS Fundamentals Workshop in the Rio Grande Valley

Are you an elementary school teacher in the Rio Grande Valley who’s interested in adding computer science activities to your classroom, but needs some help getting started? Then join WeTeach_CS veteran and Code.org facilitator, Gianna Colson on Saturday, September 22nd for a full day of Code.org CS Fundamentals training.

Teachers, there is still time to get your students involved with the 2018 Congressional App Challenge

Teachers, there is still time to get your students involved with the 2018 Congressional App Challenge

We were thrilled to have CAC Director, Rachel Décoste join us for the 2018 WeTeach_CS Summit and take time to discuss the Congressional App Challenge with the Texas CS teachers in attendaance. Now it’s time for Texas CS teachers to step up and make sure your students get registered for the contest! The registration deadline is Monday, September 10th and apps must be submitted by October 15th. CAC rules are fairly simple when it comes to how students can participate and what they can submit, so there’s definitely still time to get involved with this year’s CAC!

Too busy for Professional Development? Not with online courses from the UT STEM Center!

Too busy for Professional Development? Not with online courses from the UT STEM Center!

Back to school is a busy time for teachers, but don’t let that deter you from getting the professional development you need to improve your practice for the 2018-19 school year. To help out, WeTeach_CS and the UT Center for STEM Education are offering both self-paced and facilitated online professional development experiences for CS and STEM teachers who don’t have time to attend a full workshop during this busy time of year.

Don’t miss the last WeTeach_CS Certification Prep Face-2-Face Workshop of the Summer!

Don’t miss the last WeTeach_CS Certification Prep Face-2-Face Workshop of the Summer!

Need to get certified before the new school year begins? Now’s the time to prepare for the August CS certification testing window! The last TExES 241 CS 8-12 certification exam window of the summer will be from August 15-18. But don’t worry, WeTeach_CS can help you achieve your CS certification goals. You just need to act now!

Get prepared in July, get certified in August, and get your stipend!

Get prepared in July, get certified in August, and get your stipend!

Need to get certified before the new school year begins? Now’s the time to prepare for the August CS certification testing window! The last TExES 241 CS 8-12 certification exam window of the summer will be from August 15-18. But don’t worry, WeTeach_CS can help you achieve your CS certification goals. You just need to act now!

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