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Incorporating Computer Science in the Elementary Classroom

Date/Time
November 3
1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Strand
Digital Learning and Innovative Practices
Audience
Administrators, Teachers

Understanding computer science concepts not only help students be successful with programming a device. CS helps support critical 21st Century skills such as collaboration, communication, and creativity. In this session, participants will learn about lots of great resources to help introduce and support computer science in the elementary classroom including CS Unplugged, Code.org CS Fundamentals and CS Connections, Google CS First, and Pencil Code to name a few!

Presenter
Sarah Phelps
Sarah Phelps
Program Manager, Computer Science and STEM, Learning Technology Center

Sarah leads computer science and STEM initiatives, manages partnerships with state and national organizations, and elevates the LTC’s role as a thought leader in the K-12 computer science space.