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CAITE will identify best practices and disseminate, deploy, extend and institutionalize these best practices statewide and nationally.

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Teacher Professional Development in Computing

CAITE sponsors professional development in computer science for K12 teachers and other educators. Workshops and classes from a variety of professional development providers are also gathered and promoted through the CAITE network.

 

March 28

Phillips Academy, Andover
Code.org K-5 Workshop
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/2428513
For more information:http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/2428513
Sponsored by: Code.org

 

March 31
4:00PM

UMass Amherst, Hasbrouck 113
UMass STEM Ed Seminar: Mobile Platform for Data Capture and Use in the Class and Beyond
Registration fee: n/a
No reservations needed
For more information: http://www.pvstem.net/?q=node/321 or email Marie Silver msilver@umassk12.net
Sponsored by: UMass STEM Ed Institute


April 4

Kennedy-Longfellow School, Cambridge
Scratch Educator's Meetup
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-scratch-educators-meetup-tickets-13498722041
For more information:http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-scratch-educators-meetup-tickets-13498722041
Sponsored by: ScratchEd Team

 

April 11

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester
STEM Super Saturday for Elementary School Educators
Registration fee: $25
To register: http://bit.ly/1BMcURt
For more information: http://www.massacademy.org/workshops.html or contact Jackie Bonneau bonneau@wpi.edu or Shari Weaver sweaver@wpi.edu
Sponsored by: Massachusetts Academy of Math and Science

 

May 2

Phillips Academy, Andover
Code.org K-5 Workshop
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/4823476
For more information: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/4823476
Sponsored by: Code.org

 

May 2  
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Mass. Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Code.org K-5 Workshop
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/4875682
For more information: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/4875682
Sponsored by: Code.org   

 

May 9

Kennedy-Longfellow School, Cambridge
Scratch Educator's Meetup
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-scratch-educators-meetup-tickets-13498722041
For more information:http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-scratch-educators-meetup-tickets-13498722041
Sponsored by: ScratchEd Team

 

June 6
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

UMass Amherst, Amherst
Code.org K-5 Workshop
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/4875693
For more information: http://code.org/professional-development-workshops/4875693
Sponsored by: Code.org   

 

June 6

Kennedy-Longfellow School, Cambridge
Scratch Educator's Meetup
Registration fee: n/a
To register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-scratch-educators-meetup-tickets-13498722041
For more information:http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-scratch-educators-meetup-tickets-13498722041
Sponsored by: ScratchEd Team

 

 

Summer Opportunities in Computing - 2015

Please check back for updates. If you have information about computer science professional development in Massachusetts you'd like listed, contact caite@cs.umass.edu

July 6-10
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester
Advanced LEGO Robotics for Educators
Registration fee: $470 (scholarships might be available)
Application deadline: n/a; space is limited
To register: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WorcesterPolytechnicInstitute0 - /selectSessions/921301
For more information: https://www.wpi.edu/academics/stem/lego-robotics-educators.html or email Mia Dubosarksy mdubosarsky@wpi.edu
Sponsored by: Worcester Polytechnic Institute STEM Education Center


July 12-14

Grapevine, Texas
CSTA Annual Conference
Registration fee: $100 (+ $100 for first workshop, then $50/each additional workshop)
Application deadline: pre-registration accepted for first 500 teachers
To register: www.cstaconference.org
For more information: t.nash@csta-hq.org
Sponsored by: CSTA

 

July 13-17,
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester
LEGO Robotics for Educators
Registration fee: $470 (scholarships might be available)
Application deadline: n/a; space is limited
To register: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WorcesterPolytechnicInstitute0 -/selectSessions/921301
For more information: https://www.wpi.edu/academics/stem/lego-robotics-educators.html or email Mia Dubosarksy mdubosarsky@wpi.edu
Sponsored by: Worcester Polytechnic Institute STEM Education Center


July 20 - August 31
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester
Intensive Vex Robotics for Educators
Registration fee: $940
Application deadline: n/a; space is limited
To register: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WorcesterPolytechnicInstitute0 - /selectSessions/921301
For more information: https://www.wpi.edu/academics/stem/vex-robotics-educators.html or email Mia Dubosarksy mdubosarsky@wpi.edu
Sponsored by: Worcester Polytechnic Institute STEM Education Center



July 27-31
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Bridgewater State University, Bridgwater
Mass Insight Education Advance Placement (AP) and Pre-AP Summer Institute
Registration fee: see site for details
To register: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-mass-insight-education-bridgewater-state-university-appre-ap-summer-institute-tickets-15469244928
For more information: http://www.massinsight.org/mmsi/events/ or email mmsi@massinsight.org
Sponsored by: Mass Insight Education   

 

August 3 - 7
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester
Vex Robotics for Educators
Registration fee: $470 (scholarships might be available)
Application deadline: n/a; space is limited
To register: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/WorcesterPolytechnicInstitute0#/selectSessions/921301
For more information: https://www.wpi.edu/academics/stem/vex-robotics-educators.html or email Mia Dubosarksy mdubosarsky@wpi.edu
Sponsored by: Worcester Polytechnic Institute STEM Education Center

 

August 3-7 (Holyoke and Framingham State University)
August 10-14 (Greater Boston)

Boston, Holyoke, and Framingham
Exploring Computer Science Summer PD Workshop
To register: Workshops for this summer are full. To inquire about ECS for 2016-17, contact your regional MECSP Hub (below)
For more information: Greater Boston: Deborah.Boisvert@umb.edu; MetroWest: iporro@framingham.edu; Western Mass: rfall@cs.umass.edu
Sponsored by: Massachusetts Exploring Computer Science Partnership (MECSP), and NSF project