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Implementing Computer Science into K-5 Classrooms with CS Fundamentals

December 7, 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Free

Code.org CS Fundamentals is a free, easy way to incorporate computer science into your existing curriculum. Learn how to get started with Code.org as we dive into setting up a class, assigning content that’s suited to your students’ skill level, and trying out some online and unplugged activities that you can utilize in the classroom immediately.

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Sarah Phelps

Sarah Phelps (she/her) is an LTC Instructional Technology Coach serving the south St. Clair County region. Sarah takes great joy in seeing students learn expansively through technology as well as working with the educators who strive to make those “eureka” moments happen every day.

While serving as an instructional coach and elementary computer teacher for over a decade, Sarah has been recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education for her ongoing commitment to CS and STEM education, including both the Emerson Excellence in Education Award and the Those Who Excel Award of Merit. Sarah also holds a variety of degrees and certifications, most notably a BS in Elementary Education and Teaching from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania, and an Education Specialist degree in Educational Administration.

She can be reached at sphelps@ltcillinois.org.

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Date:
December 7, 2021
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Online
IL United States

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PD Hours
1
Area
Online / Statewide