By end of Grade 12

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Do Black Lives Matter in Computer Science?

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In 2019, just 8 percent of the computer science workforce was black (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2019). This directly correlates to the lack of opportunity and participation in CS for African-American students in K-12 levels.

Incorporating AI into K-12 CS

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is everywhere, and whether through Siri, Alexa, or bots that spam social media and gaming accounts, our students are constantly interacting with AI. How do we, ask K-8 CS teachers, teach our students about AI? What are the big ideas to teach? How can we incorporate AI into our classroom?

End of the Year Projects

The school year is just about over and I like to offer my students an opportunity to demonstrate what they learned in the course.  The last week of school is usually open and a good time for students to show off their creativity.

Strengthening your local CS Community

Teaching computer science, like life, wasn’t meant to be done in isolation! The collegial relationships you build in your local area can provide you a wealth of ideas, resources, and shoulders to lean on.