This 3-hour long online teacher training gives teachers the tools to explore computational thinking and to learn the basics of programming, while gaining ideas to take back to their classrooms. Designed for beginners, this workshop aims to demystify 21st century technologies though practical activities and simple modules that can be easily integrated into any lesson plan. After the workshop, participants will be able to create with technology rather than just consume it, and empower their students to do the same.
Learn the key concepts, perspectives and practices that make coding a valuable tool for learning, problem-solving and innovation. This workshop also introduces topics such as computational thinking, block-based coding, and Artificial Intelligence. You will also learn how to integrate these tools into your own curriculum.
Who is this workshop for?
The tools in this workshop are optimized for educators teaching the 2nd to the 8th grade.