COMPUTER SCIENCE INSTITUTE AT FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY
The NC Center for Afterschool Programs (NC CAP) and the Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science at Fayetteville State University have partnered to provide a week-long professional development opportunity for formal and informal educators in NC to help build teaching capacity in computer science. The Computer Science Institute will be used as a platform to provide connectivity to formal and informal educators.
- The Computer Science Institute will focus on the development of basic skills & content knowledge to support computer science in an afterschool environment. In addition, the Institute will focus on training educators to design discipline specific computer science based activities that will encourage students’ creativity around computer science.
- 2011 CSTA K–12 Computer Science Standards will be the basis of content development.
- Target audience: Formal and Informal Educators with a focus on grades 9-12 in Raleigh, Durham, Charlotte & Caldwell County.
- All expenses for meals, lodging, & travel will be covered by NC CAP.
Location: Fayetteville State University
Institute Dates: July 14-18, 2014 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Registration is due by June 20, 2014
Institute Contact: Dr. Sherrice Allen, NC CAP STEM Partnership Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org)