The Infosys Foundation USA is excited to host its third annual Pathfinders Summer Institute - virtually - from July 19-24, 2020! While it won’t be convening in-person this year, this will be an engaging professional development opportunity for K-12 public school teachers in computer science and maker education.
Project GUTS’ CS in Science workshop offers interactive instruction from an experienced GUTS facilitators including an introduction to computer science, pedagogy, curriculum overview, and practice with the StarLogo Nova programming environment. The CS in Science curriculum features: use of a block-based programming environment on the web (slnova.org); daily lesson plans for teachers, videos, and supplemental extension resources; a modular design that allows for a variety of classroom implementations; and alignment to national science (NGSS) and computer science (CSTA) standards. With engaging modules on spread of disease, ecosystems, environmental science, and chemical reactions, there’s something for every teacher! Teacherswithguts.org