Posted: Sat, 01/04/2020 - 08:05
Stanford offers Logic Teacher PD
(Covid 19 Update: To adapt to the current situation caused by COVID-19, we will be offering Logic For All teacher camps this year through online instruction only. This course will be offered as scheduled on the original date and time. Even though teachers from anywhere in the country can sign up for this course, but the course timings will follow the east coast time, ie, 9AM-4PM EDT).
Learn to teach Stanford’s IntroLogic in High Schools
June 29-July3, 2020
A free Stanford-developed curriculum that can be taught as a standalone course or embedded in a course. Suitable for grades 9-12. The course addresses the Data and Analysis & Algorithms and Programming concepts in the CSTA Teaching Framework. The course has been approved for “g” credit in California schools.
Logic is to Computer Science as Calculus is to Physics. So far, this essential mathematical training is not available to programmers being trained in high schools.
The course is well-tested as it has been taught at Stanford University for over twenty years, and it is now offered as a MOOC that has attracted over 500,000 enrolled students.
The topics covered include propositional logic, relational logic, deduction, and proofs.
Computer Sciences and Math Teachers
who have knowledge of symbolic manipulation as taught in Algebra and comfort with sets, relations, and functions
Where: Offered online from 9AM-4PM EDT.
The tuition for the course is $750. This does not include any travel or lodging expenses. Wherever support is not available through the school district, we are offering a limited number of tuition scholarships to deserving teachers. To apply write to the email address given below.
Department of Computer Science
300 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, 94305