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Getting Started with K-8 Computer Science Standards

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Wed. August 31, 2022 | 3:30 pm 4:30 pm

Tackling Illinois’ new computer science and computer literacy standards may feel like a daunting task. But with the right planning and informed expectations, your district can build a robust K-8 CS program centered on engagement, inquiry, and standards-based learning. It all starts with a thorough understanding of our state’s newest learning standards.

Join us as we break down each standard into easy-to-understand chunks, including the computational skills and competencies addressed in the K-2, 3-5, and 6-8 standard sets. We’ll also highlight several best practices your district can use today to start incorporating CS concepts into any classroom or content area.

Illinois educators who attend live can earn 1.0 PD credit.

Wed. August 31, 2022
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
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Computer Science & STEM Digital Leadership
IL United States
Sarah Phelps
Sarah Phelps
Program Manager, Computer Science and STEM, Learning Technology Center