Spaces are still available for the NICERC Cybersecurity training in Austin on March 2-3! This workshop will focus on integrating cyber and cybersecurity fundamentals into the classroom. During this workshop, teachers will receive hands-on training and curricula that builds a strong cyber foundation for high school students. Subject matter experts and master teachers will introduce attendees to cybersecurity through robotics, programming, electricity, networking, and elements of liberal arts. In addition, teachers will learn about the opportunities, threats, responsibilities, and legal constraints associated with operating in cyberspace.
This training is particularly appropriate for teachers interested in teaching the Digital Forensics course or integrating cybersecurity and Digital Citizenship into other high school CS courses. The sessions will cover skills outlined in the TEKS for Digital Forensics (§126.36 c.1-5).
- Dates – March 2-3, 2017
- Registration Deadline – February 23rd, 2017 (Room block at the Holiday Inn closes Feb 20th.)
- Location – Holiday Inn Austin Lady Bird Lake – Austin, TX
- Cost – $120
- Accommodations and Travel Reimbursement – Attendees may be eligible for reimbursement of travel and accommodations expenses. See event page for details. (Texas residents only)